Where Do You Find Hope?

Where do you find hope? Immersing yourself in nature? In community? Art? Activism? Reflection?

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Stephen Jenkinson: the Meaning of Death

This video records a six-minute conversation with Stephen Jenkinson, founder of the Orphan Wisdom School about his view on the meaning of death.

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Yosemite Range of Light

This five-minute video is a visual and auditory "reset" for the soul and spirit from visual artist Shawn Reeder. Enjoy.

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Terry McMillan: Humor Is a Form of Hope

From Krista Tippett's OnBeing, a podcast conversation with OnBeing's Lily Percy and Terry McMillan, The New York Times bestselling author of Waiting To Exhale, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, and I Almost Forgot About You. Krista says,…

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Ilarion Merculieff: The Way of the Human

 Out of the Head, Into the Heart - The Way of the Human Being This essay, by Ilarion Merculieff, is part of the Center for Humans and Nature's Resilient Future…

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Recommended Reading: Where Do You Find Hope

Robert Hass
A Little Book on Form: An Exploration Into the Formal Imagination of Poetry

Matthew Zapruder
Why Poetry
(Editors’ Choice in New York Times Book Review, 8/13/17)

Stephen Jenkinson
Die Wise: A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul

Ilarion Merculieff
Wisdom Keeper

Point Reyes Books now has an  online store, where you can order books to hold for pick up in the store or have them shipped directly to you. 

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