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Stepping Beyond: Educo’s First Adult Wilderness Rites of Passage Course.

What happens when a group of people gather, with full permission to explore their outer and inner nature? The freedom to connect deeply with one another and the wild seems to have the most healing affect on all people. Once a person is liberated by the deep messages that can be heard in nature, she [...]
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Mirrors in the Sunrise

Nervous glances are projected around a circle of 15 people. Looking closely at any other person in that circle, one can see the reflections of fear, doubt, self-consciousness, admiration, excitement and love. Look into her eyes and you will see yourself glowing back at you… I was recently assisting on the School of Lost Borders‘ […]

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Envisioning

In my Sustainability and Environmental Studies course, my first assignment was to vision our livelihood path a few years from now. The idea of intentional vision practice makes so much sense on many levels. Studies show that athletes perform better when the visualize the act of their sport. Focusing our energy into what we want, […]

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Creating Community

I’m presently sitting in a coffee shop in Vancouver, facing out the window onto Main street. Pastel-pink petals are falling, like snow, onto the pavement and parked cars. It’s a Rite of spring in this city, when the Cherry Blossom petals flutter around in all directions. A bashed-up BMW is North bound on the back […]

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