The Flickering Flame

I recently had an important phone conversation with a friend and teacher that I first met 27 years ago. We’ve traveled the journey of personal...

Kicking the Habit

It seemed like a good idea at that stage of his life. Many of his friends were smoking, and it made them seem grown up...

On Eldering

I was fortunate to stumble into an opportunity to discover what it means to be an elder in todays world. Being a long time member...

Loving Gaia

When I was a boy and then a teenager in the 50’s and 60’s, there was an attitude of “let’s save the birds because we...

Dumps and Things

Dumps and Things When I bought the farm where I live, there were several large piles of debris that had been dumped by previous owners....

Gazing Upwards, Gazing Inward

[avatar user=”SA” size=”thumbnail” align=”left”]Steve Aman[/avatar] One of the many blessings in my life is the opportunity to sit most mornings on my deck and go...

Sit Spot

[avatar user=”SA” size=”thumbnail”]Steve Aman[/avatar] When I was ten years old, I told my parents that I would like to join the Boy Scouts, and that...

Trees and Grass

I was blessed to discover the benefit of recognizing my life purpose decades ago. This was quickly followed up with an understanding and claiming of...