TERRY TEMPEST WILLIAMS SPEAKS UP FOR NEW DIMENSIONS

I can’t say enough about the pleasure I receive to be able to sit down with so many very wise and passionate seekers of truth. They never disappoint with their gentle yet fierce look at the collective challenges we face. One such guest is Terry Tempest Williams who asks the central question for our world today, “How do we find the strength to not look away from all that is breaking our hearts?” She says this about New Dimensions: “I have to tell you every time I hear the music of New Dimensions, Icarus by Paul Winter, my heart opens,
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A Favorite Quote from a New Dimensions Guest : Terry Tempest Williams

I want to tell what the forests were like I will have to speak in a forgotten language. W.S Merwin in poem “Witness” This poem originally appeared in The Rain In The Trees (1988) “I chose W. S. Merwin’s poem called Witness for two reasons. He passed this year (2019) and he was a beloved friend and mentor of mine. I think of what he did with his own hands and the love he and Paula, his wife, shared at their home in Maui. They planted over 600 different varieties of palms. Prior to that it was a burned out,
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The Essence of Erosion and Evolution with Terry Tempest Williams

Williams asks the central question for our world today, “How do we find the strength to not look away from all that is breaking our hearts?” She looks at the elements of erosion and evolution with regards to all that is shaping the physical landscape of our nation due to climate change as well as erosion we face in democracy, science, compassion, and trust. She confesses, “I will be honest, where I wonder if I can get up in the morning but in those moments, I’m aware of the limits of my own imagination. And imagination shared, creates collaboration, and collaboration builds community
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Terry Tempest Williams Speaks Up For New Dimensions

  This month you’ll be hearing from Terry Tempest Williams. I can’t say enough about the pleasure I receive to be able to sit down with this very wise and passionate seeker of truth and protector of the Earth. She never disappoints with her gentle yet fierce look at the collective challenges we face. She asks the central question for our world today, “How do we find the strength to not look away from all that is breaking our hearts?” She says this about New Dimensions: “I have to tell you every time I hear the music of New Dimensions,
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The Meaning Of Refuge with Terry Tempest Williams

This is one woman’s story of growing up downwind of an atomic testing site in a wild, beautiful, and “virtually uninhabited” area near the Great Salt Lake in Utah. “My family were some of the virtual uninhabitants,” Williams says. In 1983, as her mother was dying of cancer, there was a catastrophic flood of the Great Salt Lake which threatened the wildlife on its flood plain. The flooding was a natural event and the nuclear testing was a by-product of technology. Both were devastating. Nine women in her family developed cancer, and seven of them are now dead. Williams has emerged from this background as
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The Heart Of The Wild with Terry Tempest Williams

Williams tells the story of her initiation by the living land when she was 7 years old. While taking a school trip she ended up alone, in the dark, in Mount Timpanogos Cave. For a brief but powerful moment she felt the beating heart of the mountain. She says, “For the rest of my life I’ve been trying to retrieve that sacred space I felt inside that mountain alone. I have been searching for that moment when you’re part of something so old, so deep, so true.” Take a tour with Williams and find the relevance of our national parks in the
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Spotlight: Nature As Sentient Not A Commodity

  These three wisdom masters inspire and encourage us to find love and wisdom in the natural world. With brilliant storytelling and the sharing of personal experiences, they cover such subjects as ●“How do we find the strength to not look away from all that is breaking our hearts?” ● “Life sustaining action is rooted in seeing nature as sentient—a being worthy and deserving of a personal relationship.” ●“Why holding the earth is not enough, we must place our hands on the earth as a source of power.” ●“[This is] a process of eroding and evolving at once.” ●“Why we
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Spotlight: Transforming Our Life Through Writing

Through the years many guests on New Dimensions have expounded on the joys and benefits of writing and journaling. They know firsthand how this self-expression can enrich our self-knowledge, open us to our innate creativity, and turn our suffering into healing. These four programs, specially selected from the New Dimensions archive, will inspire you to keep on writing. And, if you don’t think you can write, they will help you to get started on this magical journey. The Zen Of Writing with Natalie Goldberg Program 2376 MP3 Download Buy here $1.99 Goldberg reveals stories of her life and many spiritual
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Spotlight: Love & Compassion Must Be Embedded in Action

These four programs are specially selected from our archive and it includes a scientist, a pioneer in the exploration of human consciousness, a Buddhist monk, a physicist, and an environmentalist who share their extensive experience of social change, the essence of nonviolence, and how love and compassion must be embedded in action. Your Intuitive Mind Could Save The World with Claudio Naranjo, M.D. Program 3347 MP3 Download Buy here $1.99 He explains the origins of patriarchy that led to the violence, oppression, and greed and our dependence on reason at the expense of instinct.  Read more » The World Dharma of Freedom
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