Part 3: The mystery of consciousness tackled in Tucson by Geoff Olson • It’s an April afternoon in Tucson, Arizona, and the city streets are … Read more

Ed Asner

Ed Asner

I’m already against the next war an interview by Joseph Roberts • Born in Kansas City, Missouri, on November 15, 1929, Ed Asner became hugely … Read more

Something Nothing

A shot of Tao

The unheralded virtues of absence by Geoff Olson • It was a warm summer night on Salt Spring Island. The wine flowed freely as wasps … Read more


Red poppy white poppy

12 reasons I prefer the non-traditional variety by Geoff Olson • Like most people, I have worn a red poppy before and on Remembrance Day, … Read more

From biology to spirituality

Sir Alister Hardy’s quest Article and photo illustation by Geoff Olson • Two women, two entirely different stories of spiritual loss and renewal. The first … Read more

Sir Alister Hardy

Alister Hardy

Sir Alister Hardy was an unusual combination of nature mystic and rigorous scientist. Biologist of the soul Article and photo illustation by Geoff Olson • … Read more