Mind & Body


Understanding Your Spirit in an Unconcerned World

By Chandresh Bhardwaj

Whether you identify as Christian, Muslim, Hindu, or you desire a look at spirituality free from religion, "Break the Norms" discusses soul searching in a way that is as deeply impactful as it is honest about the world we live in.


Gone Astray

By Satya Doyle Byock

Values fall by the wayside for a humanitarian aid worker in Sri Lanka.


Choosing Love After Sandy Hook

By Scarlett Lewis, from Resurgence & Ecologist

A mother explains how she has reacted to her son’s murder after the Sandy Hook School shootings.


Beautiful Monsters: Living with a Prosthetic Limb

By Emily Rapp

Ruminating on life with a prosthetic limb.


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Naked: Triptych

By Shannon Huffman Polson, from Ruminate Magazine

Recognizing the grace of vulnerability on the Denali mountain.


Nature as God: Repairing the Circle

By Tomson Highway, from Masculindians

The Cree people have never separated their deities from nature—and for good reason.


Teachings from Tibetan Buddhism: On Course for Compassion

By Christine Toomey, from Resurgence & Ecologist

Mindfulness is not enough — we must develop our capacity for altruism, a Buddhist scholar argues.


The Trans Revolution: Fighting for Transgender Rights

By Vanessa Baird, from New Internationalist

Tracking the course of transgender rights and their liberating potential for us all.



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