Category Archives: Environmental Issues

Home Place

The famous author, poet, farmer and activist Wendell Berry writes that “no settled family or community has ever called its home place an “environment”.  No-one has ever called its feeling for its home place “biocentric” or “anthropocentric”. The concepts and insights of the ecologists are of great usefulness in our predicament…but they come from the

Read More

The Green Man

The Green Man archetype represents the deep relationship we have with nature and is found in varying forms in many world traditions. The image of the Green Man whose face is swathed in foliage with shoots springing forth from his open mouth is a potent symbol of the Earth’s, and therefore our, fecundity. Matthew Fox

Read More