excerpted from chapter seven of The Story of My Life, by Helen Keller. The book was first written in 1902 in magazine form, while she was in college, at the age of 22 For a long time I had no regular lessons. Even when I studied most earnestly it seemed […]
Attention Restoration Theory (ART) is that being in nature, and viewing green spaces, allows the brain to unwind, to notice without noticing. Enjoy this meditative nature video, a small experience of nature that can brighten your spirits, even in town.
Enjoy this meditative nature video, a small experience that can brighten your spirits, even on a rainy day.
“Seeds Re Generation” by Indigenous dance group Dancing Earth is an inspiring work focused on restoring and re-storying.
Need a little rest & respite? Try 10 short nature poems to delight! Includes every season: spring poems, summer poems, autumn poems and winter poems. Snow, kale, butterflies and geese — all are delightful gifts of wonder.
One of the best ways to curb climate breakdown is by reducing your food waste. That’s made easier if you know what to do with the whole fruit or veggie!
One aspect of being a household is doing things at home, for ourselves, instead of relying so heavily on others to do things for us. It could be just the thing, for our own health and the health of the planet!
Frog and Toad Are Friends is a book with something to teach all ages — in its stories, in its art, and even in its ability to make a little space for peace.
Visit the Poetic Earth Month art gallery and discover serene but striking stories that artist John William Waterhouse finds in the simplest of acts — like picking flowers.
The search for a tailor’s awl for an art project becomes a meditation on the intersection of the useful and the beautiful. Buying secondhand isn’t just good for the earth, it’s good for us too.
Did you know that one of the top ways to curb climate breakdown is by eating a plant-rich diet? Poetry on the Menu is a 30-day writing challenge that will introduce you to the glories of eating plantfully—with health, good humor, and good taste as your close companions.
Visit the Poetic Earth Month art gallery and be enthralled by the jeweled beauty of the wineberry.