Kolin Lymworth Feed http://www.vancouverobserver.com/contributor_content/82 en The Writing Warrior http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/bedsidetable/2010/07/21/writing-warrior All writers are faced at some point with feelings of self-consciousness and self-doubt about their work. In The Writing Warrior (in paperback from Shambhala) Laraine Herring offers advice to writers...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/bedsidetable/2010/07/21/writing-warrior" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/blogs/bedsidetable/2010/07/21/writing-warrior#comments Bedside Table Books Culture Baynen Books how to write Laraine Herring Writing Begins with the Breath Thu, 22 Jul 2010 03:37:00 +0000 Kolin Lymworth 4508 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Gardening at the Dragon’s Gate: At Work in the Wild and Cultivated World http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/12/11/gardening-dragon%E2%80%99s-gate-work-wild-and-cultivated-world When the ground is frozen, it’s time to read a really great gardening book. And this one, like good compost, is rich and also unique. It’s Gardening at the Dragon’s Gate: At Work in the Wild and...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/12/11/gardening-dragon%E2%80%99s-gate-work-wild-and-cultivated-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/12/11/gardening-dragon%E2%80%99s-gate-work-wild-and-cultivated-world#comments Kolin Recommends a Book Books Culture Gardening Gardening at the Dragon’s Gate: At Work in the Wild and Cultivated World Green Gulch Farm Zen Center Wendy Johnson Sat, 12 Dec 2009 03:05:00 +0000 Kolin Lymworth 2599 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com The Winter Solstice: The Sacred Traditions of Christmas http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/12/11/winter-solstice-sacred-traditions-christmas Finally, a real journey into the magical sources and traditions of Christmas, from the greatest of contemporary Celtic scholars and gentlemen. It’s The Winter Solstice: The Sacred Traditions of...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/12/11/winter-solstice-sacred-traditions-christmas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/12/11/winter-solstice-sacred-traditions-christmas#comments Kolin Recommends a Book Books Culture Celtic christmas John Matthews Quest The Winter Solstice: The Sacred Traditions of Christmas Sat, 12 Dec 2009 02:54:00 +0000 Kolin Lymworth 2598 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Al Gore Picks Up Where He Left Off With "Our Choice" http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/12/04/al-gore-picks-where-he-left-our-choice In this much talked about new book, Al Gore (co-recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007 and former US Vice Prez) illuminates the known solutions to the climate crisis and describes a...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/12/04/al-gore-picks-where-he-left-our-choice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/12/04/al-gore-picks-where-he-left-our-choice#comments Kolin Recommends a Book Books Culture Environment Al Gore Alliance for Climate Protection An Inconvenient Truth Climate Change Our Choice Sat, 05 Dec 2009 02:42:00 +0000 Kolin Lymworth 2551 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Stewart Brand and the Whole Earth Discipline http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/11/18/stewart-brand-and-whole-earth-discipline &nbsp;"We are as gods and HAVE to get good at it." <p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/11/18/stewart-brand-and-whole-earth-discipline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/11/18/stewart-brand-and-whole-earth-discipline#comments Kolin Recommends a Book Books Culture Thu, 19 Nov 2009 02:34:00 +0000 Kolin Lymworth 2371 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com The Hope: A Guide to Sacred Activism http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/11/04/hope-guide-sacred-activism Recently, Andrew Harvey was in Vancouver on his way to a workshop at Hollyhock, and his passion-powered wisdom was contagious. His new book is called The Hope: A Guide to Sacred Activism, and it’s...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/11/04/hope-guide-sacred-activism" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/11/04/hope-guide-sacred-activism#comments Kolin Recommends a Book Books Culture Andrew Harvey Hollyhock The Hope: A Guide to Sacred Activism Thu, 05 Nov 2009 07:14:00 +0000 Kolin Lymworth 2240 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Home: A Hymn to the Planet and Humanity http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/10/22/home-hymn-planet-and-humanity &nbsp;This is a stunning visual odyssey. From the author of the amazing Earth From Above comes this moving and brilliantly photographed new book, Home, released as a companion piece to the film of...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/10/22/home-hymn-planet-and-humanity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/10/22/home-hymn-planet-and-humanity#comments Kolin Recommends a Book Books Culture Book Review Earth from Above Home Yann Arthus-Bertrand Thu, 22 Oct 2009 23:46:00 +0000 Kolin Lymworth 2129 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Cascadia: The Elusive Utopia http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/09/02/cascadia-elusive-utopia “Cascadia,” this bioregion of ours, is a greenhouse for unique earth-wise cultural/spiritual goings-on. A new book which captures this zeitgeist is CASCADIA: THE ELUSIVE UTOPIA: Exploring the Spirit...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/09/02/cascadia-elusive-utopia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/09/02/cascadia-elusive-utopia#comments Kolin Recommends a Book Books Thu, 03 Sep 2009 07:00:00 +0000 Kolin Lymworth 1870 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com The Subtle Body http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/08/22/subtle-body With all that dazzling energy coming from the sun—and our bodies thus being energetic universes in themselves—here’s a book that goes into great depth on our energetic works and workings. It’s THE...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/08/22/subtle-body" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/08/22/subtle-body#comments Kolin Recommends a Book Books Sun, 23 Aug 2009 07:00:00 +0000 Kolin Lymworth 1869 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com Transition Timeline http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/08/11/transition-timeline Giving teeth and traction to the Transition movement springing up across the land—mapping our path of “energy descent” and the changes needed to make it through to a greener, truly sustainable human...<p><a href="http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/08/11/transition-timeline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.vancouverobserver.com/culture/books/2009/08/11/transition-timeline#comments Kolin Recommends a Book Books Wed, 12 Aug 2009 07:00:00 +0000 Kolin Lymworth 1867 at http://www.vancouverobserver.com