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"The Transition Movement and the New Global Mythology" (+ PDF ver). By Willi Paul, Planetshifter.com Media

New Global Mythology is digitized, soil, people in synergy. Ideas / fodder / form flow back and forth in our geo-alchemy loop. Not a “one-way ri

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Rituals of the Return (via Transition Movement)

by Willi Paul, CommunityAlchemy.com

Are your closets, basements, attics, trunks, offices and garages crammed full of stuff you longer want? Your community can benefit from those clothes and other items. T

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“One web site. One action plan. One planet” - Vision by Willi Paul, CommunityAlchemy.com

One big dream that has recently meandered up my stained whiteboard laments a “super nova-global-local” re-alignment of people and resources. A kind of “last dance

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“The Permaculture Potluck Cafe” – “New Myth #53”

by Willi Paul, NewMythologist.com

concerted grassroots effort with the potential for peaceful solutions is taking root through the spread of permaculture, an Earth-centered expression of the spiritual

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"Life in the Edge (an edu-video)" on Permaculture Principle 8 by Willi Paul,
Planetshifter.com Media

Life in the Edge

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Questions for Kids from the Project:

+ Where are the edges that you live work and play in?

+ When is an edge a barrier? A

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“The Coil Pattern and the Global Warming Meme” - Vision by Willi Paul, NewMythologist.com

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I. Consider Two Definitions:

Global warming refers to an unequivocal and continuing rise in the average temperature of Earth's climate system. Since

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“Understanding Redundancy” – A Brief Lesson for Children by Willi Paul, Planetshifter.com Magazine

It is important to connect the concepts of resilience and redundancy to grow and share our growing Transition. For this lesson, understand resilience as

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“Storms, Extreme Tides, and Sea Level Rise.” Interview with Author and Climate Explorer John Englander by Willi Paul, Planetshifter.com Magazine

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Some of them were dreamers
And some of them were fools
Who were making plans and thinking of

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5 New Nature-based Rituals for the Permaculture Transition.

Vision by Willi Paul, openmythsource.com

Shared Work / Experience > Result + Evaluation > Celebration / Reflection / Lesson / Prayer = Ritual

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‘A ritual is a stereotyped seque

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Just before his death Joseph Campbell was interviewed by Bill Moyers and that interview was later turned into the documentary, “The Power of Myth.” In thi

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“Words, Color, Sound Samples: Symbols for Kids Art”, Video Short by Willi Paul, openmythsource.com

art lesson with colors, sound samples & words for children

Video: http://youtu.be/2AYNpe7wc2Q


rules &
& hope

& sky
& dirt

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The Spell

sedona  spells

v o r t e x   h a z e

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c a c t u s  p o t i o n s

p r i c k

s t r e a m  b a n k s

r e d  s a i n t s



u p s i d e  d o w n  t r e e

b e  a  n e s t  n o w!

s u n 's

s o u l f u l


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Why are myths and stories so important to you?


Ironically, myths and stories are important because we have so few that have any value or integrity for today’s issues. I say that classic myths are burnt-out and Hollywood’s “big screens” are hope

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Sacrifice – An Introduction

Many religious ceremonies have included sacrifice, the act of giving up something of value and offering it to a deity. Worshipers may make a sacrifice to win the favor of the deity, to give thanks, or to maintain a good rel

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“The Invisible Pedestrian.”

Interview with Natalie Burdick, Walk SF

by Willi Paul, PlanetShifter.com Magazine

Pedestrian Safety Tips for Kids -

* Talk to your kids about how to be safe while walking. Always walk on sidewalks or paths and cross at street

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