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What Nature Taught Me This Week

By Wes Isley

We’ve all heard that nature is one of humanity’s greatest teachers — but we have to listen. Well, it seems my ears have been particularly receptive this past week with a number of lessons heard and emphasized. Because nature figures so prominently in my spiritual practice, this is both reaffirming and encouraging. It reaffirms what I’ve intuitively known for as long as I can remember, and it encourages me to hold steady as I move forward after my partner’s death in 2012.

Lesson One: Nature Makes Us Nicer
I walk frequently on the city’s watershed trails near my home. Often, I’m the …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green