Tag: nature

The Heart of the Earth

Imagine yourself as a child. If you were like me, you never wore shoes and you loved running barefoot through the mud. It was...

The Power of Nature: Reconnecting to our Roots

What we call nature is the driving force supporting our existence. With each passing decade we seem to forget and separate ourselves from our...

Connection to Sacred Wild and Urban Nature

When humans return to more-than-human places, we remember our deep-time connection and kinship with all of life. In my own experience as a city...

My Soul Takes Flight In Nature

When I head out to nature, it is to replenish my mind with fresh ideas and leave the stresses of the world behind. When...

Four Steps to Reconnecting with Your Natural State of Being

Today’s world is filled with brilliant technological advancements, but it also harbors much suffering. There is no doubt that our current, fast-paced reality, which...

Why Nature is Essential for our Soul

Whether a short walk among trees casting their soft shadows, or more extended treks requiring evolved survival skills, nature nourishes us within so many...

A Journey with the Rivers

I've been guided to the rivers. Never would I have expected this, yet when I look back over my life there were signs. Growing...

EarthTalk® | January 2019

Dear EarthTalk: With the onset of global warming, how likely is it that ski resorts and skiing itself might soon become a thing of...

EarthTalk® | December 2018

Dear EarthTalk: Considering all the well-publicized problems with plastic in our oceans, do you think that plastic has any kind of future? -- Lea...

Your True Nature is High: Playing the Game of Life

There is nothing wrong with being a successful human being. In fact, the purpose of your life is to win. But what if, in...

Truly You

Spending time at the ocean meditating on the rolling waves as they breathe in and out reminds me of being a child spending every...

EarthTalk® | November 2018

Dear EarthTalk: I'm getting ready to join the electric car revolution now that my old clunker is getting on in age. What's the latest...

EarthTalk® | October 2018

Dear EarthTalk: Is it true that the Monarch Butterfly is on the brink of extinction? How did we let that happen? -- Alex Degeneres,...

Message from J-Pod Orcas: Humans Heed Our Call

Editor's note: In late July, an orca mother known as Tahlequah (also known as J-35) was observed pushing her dead calf around the waters...

EarthTalk® | September 2018

Dear EarthTalk: With all the crazy heat waves around the world this summer, how could anyone still claim that climate change isn't anything to...

EarthTalk® | August 2018

Dear EarthTalk: Is ridesharing via companies like Uber and Lyft good or bad for the environment overall? -- Jeff Timotheos, Akron, OH Between fuel, maintenance...

EarthTalk® | July 2018

Dear EarthTalk: How do the big gadget-making companies (Apple, Samsung, etc.) stack up these days regarding their environmental footprint? -- Doug Greco, Newark, NJ While...