What do we do when the Earth is 'burning'?

And by this I mean as we hear the news reports of desperate suffering, such as militant extremists taking over northern Iraq, images of innocent children suffering in various war zones, the Ebola virus outbreak or severe water problems – from droughts to flooding, to name but a few. The human global field or collective is deeply stirred. It can be very easy to become desperate, depressed, overwhelmed and even suicidal....

What do we do when the Earth is 'burning'?

Honouring the sacred nature of grief and healing – Celebrating all of life

I have been living out of a suitcase since last September, and as much as I would like it to have been easier it wasn’t. There was the grief and added pain of feeling displaced -like a refugee, the heart break of the work (the HIV treatment) I had given so much for, not succeeding, and wondering if I would ever find a home and sanctuary again, being far from children and family- a sense of chaos and powerlessness.

Honouring the sacred nature of grief and healing – Celebrating all of life