Jan_ThomasBrowse this website for nuggets of ancient and contemporary wisdom to draw upon for our future-in-the-making.

We’ve entered a new era of our existence in which our biosphere’s continued ability to sustain life is no longer assured, but must be worked for. This will be a work-in-progress for the rest of our lives.

We each have a role to play in this essential, sacred mission of our time. What’s yours?

“In a dark time the eye begins to see.” (Theodore Roethke)

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Photo_by_Josh_Edgoose_on_UnsplashFriends, we are in an environmental, economic, social and spiritual crisis. For ten years people have been talking about climate change as an 11th hour problem. Now the climate clock has struck midnight, and we have a very small window of time to prevent ecological and social collapse. We find ourselves freestyling—grasping for a viable path to survival because the predicament that we find ourselves in demands no less.   Read more >>

Earth_Flag_Pic_2“We are all here to contribute our gifts toward something greater than ourselves, and will never be content unless we are.”

—Charles Eisenstein, The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know Is Possible

Click here to learn more about my background that informs my social change communications work, my interfaith spiritual direction practice, and this website.


Browse wisdom quotes at

Gandhi • Peace Pilgrim • Grace Lee Boggs
  Charles Eisenstein • More Charles Eisenstein

  Sacred Song Delights • Familiar Comforting Hymns
Earth Songs and Chants  • Crooner Tunes and Musicals
Dad’s Classical Music Favorites • Quotes on the Soul of Music

Upanishads  • Vedanta • Bhagavad Gita
Hindu Song-Poems • Swami Kripalu

Dhammapada – Sayings of Buddha
Shantideva’s Bodhicaryavatara
The Songs of Milarepa • Zen Quotes

The Christian Bible • Mechthild of Magdeburg
Comforting Psalms • Quaker Quotes
Rabbi Nachman of Breslov

Hazrat Inayat Khan • Mystics of Islam
The Qur’an

Guru Granth Sahib

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