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Forest Friend (for-ist frend) n. Elfin being of Ontario woodlands, known for environmental consciousness and earth-based spirituality

Since ancient times the Forest Friends have recognized the interdependence of all lifeforms, thus they understand that to live in Harmony with the Earth, with the Others, and within their own community is essential for their survival, balance, and joy of living.  Their nature-based wisdom has important messages for our fast-paced technological age.


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A few more stars to add to the lot I posted yesterday..... ... See MoreSee Less

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The last couple of days I've been balancing the nitty-gritty jobs with the creating of milkweed pod stars for my favourite September show. I made that decision close to a year ago, so I prepared for it by collecting pods last fall, gathering other wild materials during the fall and winter, planting strawflowers, which I have been picking and drying.... Thinking ahead is vital to much of what I do. ... See MoreSee Less

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