I am a long time activist working to resuce a beautiful planet from a tragic fate at the hands of a rogue species of primate. As a member of a farm-based intentional community, I live and work alongside my fellow communitarions to support biodynamic agriculture, simple living, ecological restoration and social justice.
I work as a carpenter and project manager to support myself, practive Tai Chi and work with the local Green Party and PowerUp Renewable Energy Co-operative.
Delivered my third child in a village in the valley of Swat, Northwest Frontier Province, Pakistan
The Universe is the arena where infinite and eternal Spirit is striving for the masterey of energy/matter through the mediation of mind, these being the three primary manifestations of unified, undifferentiated reality. Humankind are the smallest working models of universal reality, embodying the potential for eternalizing meaning and value.
What Gives Me Hope
Knowing that Spirit is the beginning, the end and the ground of being, that I live in the Spirit and the Spirit lives in me. Also knowing that there are tens of thousands of wonderful humans who share that same truth and act on it.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by
I would listen closely.
What/who changed my life and why
the Urantia Book, because it made so much sense and gave me hope.