Category Archives: Industrial Civ.

My Playground, March 2012

Like many children, I was a connoisseur of playgrounds. In my day, they were mainly in school yards. Monkey bars, slides, teeter-totters…some things you could count on in a new playground. Sometimes there were surprises. Welcome to my new playground. I slapped … Continue reading

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“Transition”

I am preparing to be more active in the outer world, but it will be a matter of following guidance, to see which of the many possibilities draw my efforts. Transition “Transition Town” is what I am calling “a brand,” because … Continue reading

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Mary Coelho & Transition Town: Prep for 7/11/2010 at TCFM

(I am fleshing out the first part of the outline you can find in my previous post.) This is the ground I currently imagine I will cover. What actually happens…we’ll see. My outline We are at a pivot point. The … Continue reading

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Proposal for a Summer Seminar

An inspiration from this morning’s meditation. I offer it as a heads-up” especially to my elders, but also  to others who have expressed interest in Mary Conrow Coelho’s Awakening Universe Emerging Personhood: The Power of Comtemplation in an Evolving Universe … Continue reading

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Are We –Is Industrial Civilization– Lost, Heading Into a Wasteland?

What is Gaia doing? As we look to the unfolding of the tremendous transitions our world is entering into, I offer hope. All along, with Gaia, something has been going on. Many things have been going on; surely you have … Continue reading

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Working with the Invisible World

(It’s almost exactly a year since my last post. It’s good to be back. Being Clerk of TCFM is done, and it went well, despite significant challenges. I couldn’t have done it without Anne S. Now, on to the current … Continue reading

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Gaia, Great Mother, has many hidden treasures

Gaia, Great Mother, has many hidden treasures To delight us, and nourish us, her human children. Metals, hidden in the ground. So far we have found Copper, Gold Tin ____. We have found coal! Oil! Of course, it’s not a … Continue reading

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My Search, My Quest

We / I are trapped in a profound confusion. Look at us, the industrial world! I cannot be still. I am lost. We have lost our way. At the moment, I must say, I feel quite pathetic. I offer this … Continue reading

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Accepting the Darkness

OK, so I’m in a funk. That’s probably the right place for me to be. And I guess I’m going to write about it. Industrial Civilization is going to be in a funk, too, in my humble opinion, and I’m … Continue reading

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Guidance that deserves our attention

After the huge tsunami of December 2004, Rupert Sheldrake had an article in the March 2005 Ecologist subtitled “Why Did So Many Animals Escape December’s Tsunami?” He discusses this question in the context of earlier earthquakes and avalanches where it … Continue reading

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