Category Archives: wood

Respecting and seeing the natural world

One of my favorite movie creators  is Hayao Miyasaki.  He created Totoro as well as Spirited Away.  And others.  In Totoro, a gentle story about two girls moved to the countryside by their dad while their mom is recuperating in … Continue reading

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Wisdom Surrounds Us All: The Enlightening Wood

The Wood Interstice emphasized two ideas that I gravitated towards to: how trees are seen as full of wisdom and have witnessed many events, and the polarity of forests being enlightening, but also dangerous. The ecological knowledge we gain from … Continue reading

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Wood, forests, trees: If a tree falls in the forest and no one is there to hear it, does it make a sound? George Berkeley famously asked.  And while everyone loves to mock this question, seriously: how can we know?? Our … Continue reading

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