March 27, 2012 § Leave a comment
” A good heart and a good mind – these are what you need to be a chief.” – Louis Farmer, Onondaga Elder American Indian
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Teddybear cholla glow in early morning light as ocotillo reaches skyward; peaks of Ajo Mountains rise in the distance, Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, Arizona
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“The trees are called standing people because they are our teachers….These living examples of balance allow humankind to discover the flow of life force that brings inner peace. It is circular and flows up through the roots to the top of the branches, traveling down to the roots again, creating a recycling of energy.” – Jamie Sams, Earth Medicine: Ancestors’ Ways of Harmony for Many Moons.