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Program Information
 Milkweed Messenger 
 Being of Earth
 Stephen H. Buhner, Simon G. Powell, David Abrams, Starhawk
 Virtual Renderings  
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 No Advisories - program content screened and verified.
What can an earth poet and herbalist, a witch and political activist and an eco philosopher and magician say about this earth we inhabit? All having taken a trail less traveled and all being accomplished writers that offer a refreshing look at the possibilities within this life that we share with a greater OTHER. Their observations are interwoven with music of course
see program notes
Commentary by:
Manna - Simon G. Powell
We're Raised In Isolation - Stephen H. Buhner
Poem of the Rock - Stephen H. Buhner
The Biosphere Can Be A Wild Witch - David Abrams
Personal Beliefs and Experience - Stephen H. Buhner
Experiencing the OTHER - David Abrams
35K Year History of Consciousness With OTHER - Starhawk
Relationships & Dialogs - David Abrams
The Oncoming Storms of Climate Change - David Abrams
The Eco-System and the Damage - Stephen H. Buhner

Music (complete or excerpts):
Reasons to Love – a show tune of unknown origin
Dirt Floor - Chris Whitley
Son of the Sun – Kashtin
Mystics Dream - Loreena McKennittt
Life Is In A Circle - Dik Darnell
There Is No End (excerpt) – from Reclaimings Spiral Dance- Three Decades of Magic (Utube)

FX or short supportive segments:
You Have to Understand - Stephen H. Buhner
The Universe Is Not a Machine - Stephen H. Buhner
Non-Sustainable Behaviors - Stephen H. Buhner

URLs of note:
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01:48:44 English 2014-06-28
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