William Head Inmates Heal from Trauma

The INTENSIVE JOURNAL Method at William Head Institution      by William Israel As a member of the Restorative Justice Coalition at William Head federal penitentiary on Vancouver Island, Bill Israel spends one evening a week with fellow Coalition members and 15...

Living Well, Dying Well – At the Pool of Wonder

The world is round and the place that may seem like the end may also be the beginning.  – Ivy Baker Priest We began as strangers and yet through the course of our conversation we revealed such intimate stories and feelings. There was tragedy, sadness and great...

Orca Soundings

Earth & Spirit now supports Orca Soundings, a creative grassroots initiative first ‘dreamed up’ by our own Board member, Dr. Robin J Hood. Orca Soundings brings the lifeworlds of the resident orca whales of the Salish Sea to the surface. It is an art...

Honouring Our Journey

by Briony Penn This May I traveled up to Kitimaat village to spend some time with Cecil Paul and his family to go over the stories that we are preparing for the book. I spent part of the month in the Kitlope where spring was just breaking through the snow on the...