We live in a fragmented world. Many of us know the truth of this through a felt sense of loneliness within ourselves, distance in our human relationships, and dislocation from our place within the more-than-human family of things. Within this fractured world, the ancient art of cultivating wholeness becomes a…

“This Way is the Future” by Hayden Shaw, Co-Founder of S.E.E.D.S.

To begin with, I want to say that I love you. Each of you vibrant, beautiful, yearning, striving human beings who are alive in these wild times and whose eyes have somehow found their way to these words. I love you. I love you and I, too, feel what pivotal…

“Sunshine Through the Dark Forest.” Photo by Hayden Shaw, Co-founder of S.E.E.D.S.

Fear prowls through the collective landscape. Waves of anxiety wash over minds, panic grips hearts, grief rips open families, uncertainty paralyzes bodies, and distance separates communities. The people set their sights on solid ground, but it is hidden beneath the rising water. Where do we turn when our stories no…

Alia Stewart-Silver, LCSW

Alia is a licensed therapist and cultural facilitator. She is the co-founder of the grassroots healing justice project S.E.E.D.S. (jointheseeds.com)

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