braided sweet grass, eight horizontal strands, in oil painting style
braided sweet grass — image by author adapted from

When I hear this I cry, every time

These are good tears, will you share them?

Sometimes you come across a message so simple, so perfect, so true that it makes you cry.

This message makes me cry good tears. The ones that blend sorrow and joy, recognition, regret and hope.

Listening to Robin Wall Kimmerer talk, reading her book, and passing on this message to…



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Edward Hines

Edward Hines


If you have a body, care for nature, meditate or like martial arts I write for you