Ecological Intelligence Is Intimacy Intelligence

On Living In Harmony With a Diverse World and Choosing What Is For You In It Plants react to other plants by supporting and fostering their growth or by competing and impeding their growth; animals relate to other animals by forming mutually beneficial bonds or by going out of each other’s way. You can concludeContinue reading “Ecological Intelligence Is Intimacy Intelligence”

A Teaching Moment

Plants – vegetables, fruit, flowers, bushes, trees – are worth every fatigue they might cause you while you tend to them. Unfortunately, you can’t say the same of people. Hmm. When you garden, you develop the traits and the manner that will improve all your relationships with people. Plants teach patience, respect, appreciation, receiving andContinue reading “A Teaching Moment”


Everything in nature is attached to each other. Everything in nature is about attachment. Attachment is a good thing. The problems start when you get attached to the unnatural world, to man-made principles, people who don’t have your best in mind, people who couldn’t care less if they harm you. Attachments to uninspiring activities andContinue reading “Attachment”