Poetry and spirituality share the use of metaphor to explore truth. One of the most powerful metaphors for life is the footpath. Metaphors play an essential role in spirituality and religion. They give us a handle on the ineffable. The … Continue reading →
Journalist Steve Hainsworth calls the Bruce Trail “an amazing backyard adventure for us in Guelph. Over 8 million Canadians live within a one-hour drive to a trail head of the Bruce Trail. So for all of us here there … Continue reading →
A river is my favourite metaphor for life. The Speed River through Guelph Ontario manifests more energy and outward focus than I normally feel, but this is my challenge. Speed River Journal explores topics related to creativity, community and social reconciliation with the environment. People are neither superior nor inferior to nature: we are part of it, and it is perilous to ignore.