The Soul’s Code

I want to thank all the people who have written to me from all over the world in response to my newsletters. I love getting your emails. Please let me know if there is anything in particular you would like me to focus on: a question or challenge you might be working with.
People have been […]

Fair Trade for Peace Market

Fair Trade for Peace Market

Self-Design ISK is hosting it’s own fair trade Holiday Fare! With hand-made crafts from 1000 Villages, local artisans and our own students!
The event is being put on by SD ISK’s Interdisciplinary Studies Class as a fundraiser. This September, the school hosted 19 Italian youth and their two teachers as part of […]

West African Music/Dance

Kootenay Co-op Radio & Radiant Audio invites you to join us on Tuesday November 10th 7:30 pm @ TNT PLAYHOUSE (Carbonate&Ward in Nelson) for an all ages evening of West African Music & Dance featuring three traditional Guinean musicians; Naby Camara on Balafon and percussion, N’nato Camara dancer & vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Kocassale Dioubate.
All of […]

Intention and Integrity

“You are not a walking mistake
You are not a problem to be solved.” (Adya Shanti)
I remember one session of ‘The Gift of Presence’ where we were exploring intention, and how it really works. I asked the participants to spend some time contemplating what their deepest and strongest intentions were. One woman in the course called […]

Community Drum Circle

Next Drumming From The Heart Kootenay Community Drum Circle:
Tuesday Evening November 3rd 2009:  Full Moon Circle!
@ Nelson North Shore Hall
@ 7:15pm/8:45pm, $7.00/$5.00
@ 675 Whitmore Road
@ Nelson BC Canada.
Greetings Fellow Drum Meisters!
Our last few drum circles have been so extraordinarily excellent! We have new people coming out and lots of regulars getting into […]

GE Free Kootenays

Over and over polls show Canadians are opposed to genetically modified organisms in their food. People oppose genetic engineering because no long term testing has been done on humans who consume GE foods, because it is hazardous to the preservation of biodiversity in general and contaminates ancient varieties of food crops in particular, and because […]

Day For Action

******International Day for Action on Climate Change – Saturday, October 24th 2009******

West Kootenay EcoSociety – Post for Climate Action
Saturday, October 24th 12:00pm-2:00pm

Come see us on Saturday between 12:00 – 2:00pm and send a free postcard to Stephen Harper letting him know that you want to see real action on climate change. We’ll be out in […]

Give Yourself a Break

I’ve been thinking lately about all the years I’ve spent working with people, and how much of that work has been centered around unraveling our fixed sense of identity. One of my ‘Gift of Presence’ students called it “a joyous unraveling.” There are an infinite number of ways that we can relate to our identity, […]