by Constance Washburn
In Networks, everyone is a leader, encouraged to connect to others and initiate collaborative action; power is distributed, not concentrated.
~ June Holley – An Introduction to Network Weaving
At the August/September Intensive at River’s Bend, everyone was asked to spend some time in nature to receive Gaia’s messages, images, and inspiration for taking the Work That Reconnects forward into the future. Beautiful teachings, images and insights came to many of us. The image I received was of a verdant and diverse forest with a very strong interconnected root system. The network of roots connected all the trees, providing physical support, a communication system that linked the whole forest, and a means to transport needed nutrients to trees that were not getting enough food or sunlight. As we know, we can learn so much from our living ancestors, the trees. [Read more…]