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Shout it from the Mountaintop: June 15, 2015

“Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.” -John Ruskin

Shout it from the Mountaintop: June 12, 2015

“Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.” – Marie Curie

Shout it from the Mountaintop: June 11, 2015

“What would I discover about the cottonwoods if when I walked to the mailbox I listened to the instead of looked at them? What would I find out about the rain if I didnt run inside? And is it possible that a sunrise would refresh me more than sleep? It’s this simple, if i never … Continue reading

Wednesday’s Whim: Pando Populus

This weekend I had the great, eye-opening opportunity to attend the Seizing an Alternative: Toward an Ecological Civilization conference at Pomona College and hosted by a new organization and movement: Pando Populus. This conference, a brainchild of John B. Cobb, Jr., was a combination of what are usually three gatherings: a meeting honoring, discussing, and applying the … Continue reading

Shout it to the Mountaintop: June 10, 2015

“Anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows, but only empties today of its strength.” -Charles Spurgeon

Shout it to the Mountaintop: June 9, 2015

“You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.”  – Jim Rohn

Shout it from the Mountaintop: June 8, 2015

“If not us, who? If not now, when?” – John F. Kennedy

Shout it from the Mountaintop: June 5, 2015

“Nurture your mind with great thoughts. To believe in the heroic makes heroes.”  -Benjamin Disraeli

Shout it from the Mountaintop: June 4, 2015

“With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” -Eleanor Roosevelt

Shout it from the Mountaintop: June 3, 2015

“Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.” – Hellen Keller