Notes From The Field Of Ordinary Magic

November 29, 2023 greenzine 0

DAVID MARSHALL Article Summary. This article reports on the design and results of two pilot mindfulness-based outdoor workshops intended to broaden awareness, sharpen observational skills, and strengthen our sense of love and caring for other beings and their habitats. Participants were offered exercises to cultivate different modes of attention. They […]

Crickets Have Ears On Their Knees

November 27, 2023 greenzine 1

Book Review: “An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us” Author: Ed Yong Reviewer: MARILYN FREEMAN In Jewish teaching there is a concept of Tikkun Olam. It means “to heal the world.” But how do humans go about doing this when we understand so little of […]

Word-Nerdery: A Glossary for Our Times #1

November 23, 2023 greenzine 1

TOM HURLEY Hyperobject A thing too big or complex for the human mind to grasp in its totality. Coined in 2008 by Timothy Morton, the term has been used to refer to phenomena as diverse as massive oil spills, capitalism, and – especially, the climate crisis. “Taken together, the feedback […]