I was looking for a picture for this post, so I entered the word, healing, into the search engine over at Pixabay. I wasn’t really surprised by what I found, or what I didn’t find. The photos were all very light and airy. There were pictures of crystals – especially clear quartz and amethyst, pretty flowers, blue skies, sunshine, a beautiful person offering massage in a lovely space, a svelte yogi in a complicated pose, and a few cannabis leaves. There were some collections of words – grounded, centered, whole, connected. Lovely words.
Those kinds of pictures show one part of healing – the part that our consumer culture is really digging on right now. [Read more…] about Some Thoughts on Healing