EarthTalk® | October 2015

Dear Earthtalk: What advantages do so-called "vertical farms" have over traditional gardens and farms? -- Sylvia Pleasant, Washington, DC When Dickson Despommier's book, The Vertical...

Our Divine Blueprint: An Interview with Rev. Carol Parrish, Ph.D.

Long recognized as an inspired spiritual leader, Rev. Carol Parrish has stimulated many people to rejoice in their oneness with God. Her presentation of the...

Dolphin Dreams Come True

Have you ever had a dream lurking inside of you that you weren't even aware of? And then all of a sudden it bursts...

EarthTalk® September 2015

Dear EarthTalk: There's a lot of talk about the potential for renewable energy sources like solar and wind. But cheap, abundant coal is still...

I Don’t Want a Dog

I never had any desire to have a dog. Cats were okay, easy to take care of, and you could leave them alone for...

Sasha

For a long time I have been wanting to tell this story to the world, so when The Edge sent out an e-mail inviting...

How I was Rescued by Cookie

It was a summer afternoon in August 2006. My sister stopped by my new house to see if she could help me with anything,...

My Steps to Saying Goodbye: How Iko touched my Soul

One week ago today, my beloved 13-1/2-year-old Australian shepherd Iko told me it was time for her to make her transition. And she wanted...

Dogs: Your Soul Guru

Those of us who share our lives with dogs are very conscious of the way they show their loyalty and unconditional love. It's in...

Lessons of Joy and Light from Dogs in the Afterlife

"I'm here to bring you blessings and light. I was a light in your life when I was alive. Let me continue to be...

You’re Good Enough, just as You are: Life Lesson from my...

In my late thirties, I was going through significant shifts in my life. I was evaluating all I had done so far, and was...

You Are The Chosen One: How Your Pets Choose You

"What you seek, is seeking you" -- Rumi We had been trying for months to adopt an older dog for rehoming. For one reason or...

EarthTalk® | August 2015

Dear EarthTalk: How have polar bear populations in the Arctic been faring since the U.S. put them on its endangered species list in 2008,...

Heart Talk: An Interview with Teacher Carol Gurney

Carol Gurney is internationally respected as one of the foremost experts and a pioneer in the world of Animal Communication. Since 1986, she has...

Banana Slug & Earthworm

An excerpt from Speaking with Nature Banana Slug (by Llyn) Imagine strolling on a mossy trail in a dense, wet forest. You breathe in the freshly...

Spirit Leaves: Through Egyptian Eyes

I feel I'm dissembling a bit, passing myself off as a "cat person." I'm not really partial to them, having a natural affection for...

Blessings From Ertha — How One Cat Opened My Heart

An astrologer told me I had turned to the natural world, to animals for my livelihood, for my friends and companions. She said the...