The Meaning of Balance

The old people were masters at maintaining a respectful relationship with their environments.  They remind me that we have to experience both abundance and scarcity to learn the skills of conservation.  Balance is learning to live without fear of one or the other, but...

Flying Up Moon

The moon in August is known as “Flying Up Moon”.  This time when young birds are trying their wings and practicing flying is ripe with lessons for the thoughtful observer.  As I watch, I am reminded of how important it must be for birds to know that they are birds....