Creating Culture: A Village Way of Life
By: Living Village Culture - 14 April 2016 - 0 Comments

“You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.” ― R. Buckminster Fuller ― Spring is here, and with it comes [...]

Happiness is Letting Go of Outcomes
By: Jacob Devaney - 10 April 2016 - 0 Comments

All of us have had to reconcile when things didn’t go our way, and sometimes that is more important than getting what we originally wanted. Somewhere in our past as children we learned that [...]

Gardening the Spirit: A tale of plants, people & saving the world.
By: Rachel Elizabeth - 07 April 2016 - 0 Comments

Today I met a man who made me miss the island of Kauai even more than the growing well of ache I began to feel as soon as I lost sight of her. Being [...]

Mother Earth as Divine Lover
By: Jacob Devaney - 02 March 2016 - 0 Comments

We usually think of her as mother, indeed she has granted us life and is well-deserving of the term. As we celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8, let’s explore other metaphors for our relationship [...]

Street Art that Changes the way we see the World
By: Jacob Devaney - 31 January 2016 - 0 Comments

From cave drawings to urban graffiti, images and words shape the way we perceive the world. It is adequately established that our environment effects us in fundamental ways, and that visual art literally changes [...]

Why Imagination Matters
By: Jacob Devaney - 13 January 2016 - 0 Comments

Allowing time each day for your awareness to drift into dreams and imagination is essential. Many of the realities we take for granted, like flying in airplanes, messaging friends on the internet, or talking [...]

Integral Dreaming, Collective Awakening
By: Jacob Devaney - 03 January 2016 - 1 Comment

A turtle born on the beach knows to walk to the sea, birds know their migration routes, and whales have new songs to sing each year. These and other phenomena point to the idea [...]

This Sublime Dance, a Journey Between the Covers
By: Jacob Devaney - 11 December 2015 - 1 Comment

Good coffee table books are like presents that you unwrap layer by layer each time you open them. In our age of social media, we often forget the joy of flipping through glossy pages [...]

Peer to Peer Diplomacy, Open-Sourcing Peace
By: Jacob Devaney - 22 November 2015 - 0 Comments

Across the globe it is becoming clear that nations are failing at creating peaceful solutions to international challenges. More bombing does not create more peace and understanding, but communication does. We are at a cross-roads [...]

Faith Spotted Eagle, Native Elder Reflects on Keystone XL
By: Jacob Devaney - 13 November 2015 - 0 Comments

There has been much celebration in the wake of Obamas decision to reject the Keystone XL Pipeline, but there are a few things that should not be overlooked going forward. The roots to this [...]