The Litany of Nature; Or, Time For a New Journal

Townsend’s chipmunk. Bleeding heart. Chicken of the woods. Earlier this month I experienced an important milestone: I filled up my hiking journal. Most hikes I’ve gone on in the past seven and a half years, I’ve toted along an increasingly battered, well-loved spiral-bound blank… Continue Reading

Announcing My Next Book – Nature Spirituality From the Ground Up: Connect with Totems in Your Ecosystem

Totemism 201: It’s Not Just About the Animals

Alright, let’s try this again. I’ve been neglecting writing for a couple of weeks between running Curious Gallery, and recovering from running Curious Gallery (plus finally making some progress on the Tarot of Bones.) However, I haven’t forgotten about my blog readers, so here’s… Continue Reading

Totemism 201: Why Species Are Important

A Naturalist Pagan Approach to Gratitude

So, Lupa, How *Do* We Make Nature Spirituality More About Nature?

Why Do We Make “Nature” Based Spirituality All About Us?

Water Testing at Sauvie

Monstera Obliqua/Swiss Cheese Vine as Plant Totem

It’s Okay To Be a (Pagan) Omnivore