The underlying theme of my meditations for Resurgence & Ecologist, sometimes explicit, more often implicit, is the sense that we live in a reality that is capable of active communication with us, telling something of its nature and its being.

The philosopher Freya Mathews asks us to consider that all things, including the Earth itself, are integral to the fabric of the ‘living cosmos’, all of the same sentient cloth. In this panpsychic perspective, mind is a fundamental aspect of matter just as matter is a fundamental aspect of mind; we are part of a world that has depth as well as structure, ...


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