I run many of my nature connection courses in beautiful, wild places. But most people – over 50% of the human population – live in urban areas. People often ask me how they can connect in the city, where it seems like there is less 'nature' to connect with, and the modern-day culture of disconnection [...]
All that exists right now is the wolves, the forest and the mystery pulling me deeper and deeper into the primeval forest. I've been tracking the wolves for hours. Their profound presence is vivid in their enormous paw prints that lace through the snow. After many hours I eventually tire, and look for a place [...]
Guest blog from Emilie C. Parry, participant on the 'Spiritual Ecology' retreat (collaboration with Amrita Bhohi of St Ethelburga's), and pHD candidate at Oxford University Over a weekend in mid-May, time expanded just enough to give space for uncovering and realising the interBeing of a few humans with our wider ecologies and Earth System. On a Friday afternoon, [...]
Guest blog: Nick Sangster, participant on a Rewilding Spirituality retreat, shares his reflections on the experience
Imagine if everything in the world around you was conscious - every tree, every rock, every falling leaf. How differently might we treat each other, the non-human world, and ourselves?