A Promise is a Promise

Excerpted from Kent Nerburn’s book Neither Wolf Nor Dog (1994), a touching, must-read story of a white man connecting with an Indian Elder. My two cents are in brackets: Remember when I told you to bring tobacco and to offer it to Grover? Did you see how he changed? Yes, I said. The tobacco was why.…

Food Industry Wants to Sue Over GMO Laws?

Unbelievable, but they’re at it again…check out the latest bullshit from the Grocery Manufacturers Association (a leaked document). This just in from the Organic Consumers Association: The food industry is playing every conceivable angle in its quest to keep labels off foods that contain genetically modified organisms (GMOs)—including, according to a leaked document, threatening to sue…

Tea: the Way to Internal Peace

I know some folks would argue that coffee is the #1 beverage, but tea is copiously consumed by about 75% of the Earth’s population. The whole ritual of tea is in itself peaceful and harmonizing, unlike drinking coffee, which has a hurry-up-and-get-moving mentality attached to it. Just wanted to share this lovely article – it…