Archive for January, 2012
One of the meanings I have taken from our experience of being made homeless by natural disaster is that I am here to tell the tale. This is not just my tale or the tale of Golden Bay, it is the story of humanity in transition. This is what I wrote on the morning [...]
On the afternoon of our first day of homelessness after the landslide, we returned to the house and discovered that the earth had broken in through the kitchen window and was oozing into the room. The house was flimsily built and the entire kitchen/livingroom wall was buckled. It was eerie being there and as [...]
In my last blog post I started to share the story of how the home I shared with my friend Maggie in Golden Bay was hit by a landslide in the recent floods, and how we learned to turn the crisis into true wealth. Here’s the next episode of the story.
Realizing the impermanence of [...]
Welcome to A Whole New World 2012
One month ago, on December 14th, after 3 days of torrential rain, our beautiful small community of Golden Bay was overwhelmed by flood and the home I shared with my soul friend and co-evolutionary, Maggie, was damaged beyond repair by a landslide.
It had been a good day. I was [...]