Blog

Turning Season Podcast Episode 18 News on Banning Urban Oil and Gas Drilling, Holding Actions Against Land Grabs, and a Moveable Forest hosted by Leilani Navar turningseason.com

Episode 18: News on Banning New Oil and Gas Drilling, Holding Actions Against Land Grabs, and a Moveable Forest

August 27, 2022

Welcome to news episode no. 2 of Turning Season Podcast, your regular dose of Active Hope in the Great Turning, bringing you news and deep conversations about our adventure toward a life-honoring, life-sustaining way of being human on Earth. This show is for every one of you who’s awake to our multiple crises, feels their…

Read More
Turning Season Podcast Episode 17 Experiential Deep Ecology with John Seed hosted by Leilani Navar turningseason.com

Episode 17: Experiential Deep Ecology (with John Seed)

August 11, 2022

How do we live at a time like this? You are in for a treat in today’s episode, hearing John Seed’s answer to this question, and especially in hearing about how he’s come to his answer.  If you don’t recognize his name, John Seed is a wise elder, activist and well-loved leader based in Australia,…

Read More
Turning Season Podcast Episode 16 News on Amazonian Women's Center, Plastics Treaty, Wildlife Sanctuary hosted by Leilani Navar turningseason.com

Episode 16: News on Amazonian Women’s Healing Center, International Treaty on Plastics, and Reconnection Ecology at Wildlife Sanctuary

July 28, 2022

This is the first “news” episode of Turning Season Podcast. I had the idea to do short episodes like this while listening to a 5-minute NPR podcast a few months ago. It was a very quick, back-to-back series of stories with the sense: “Here’s what you should know.” It included something like, updates on war…

Read More
Turning Season Podcast Episode 15 The Non-GMO Project, Right Relationship, and How Powerful Each of Us Truly Is with Megan Westgate hosted by Leilani Navar turningseason.com

Episode 15: The Non-GMO Project, Right Relationship, and How Powerful Each of Us Truly Is (with Megan Westgate)

July 14, 2022

Have you ever noticed that little butterfly on some packaged foods, labeled “Non-GMO Project VERIFIED?” Maybe you even look for the butterfly before you buy, and feel better about eating what’s inside because of it. That’s you exercising your power in one of the most intimate ways possible: how you take food into your own…

Read More
Turning Season Podcast Episode 14 The Body is Our Gateway with Petra Bongartz hosted by Leilani Navar turningseason.com

Episode 14: The Body is Our Gateway (with Petra Bongartz)

June 14, 2022

How do we get from, “We know we have to change,” to “We’re actually changing”? As a society, or even as individuals?  As you’ll hear my guest Petra Bongartz say at the beginning of this episode, we’ve known for a long time that we need to change – and yet, we haven’t changed. Why not?…

Read More
Turning Season Podcast Episode 13 Balancing All Seven Centers with Morgan Starr-Riestis hosted by Leilani Navar turningseason.com

Episode 13: Balancing All Seven Centers (with Morgan Starr-Riestis)

May 16, 2022

How are you dealing with the stress of these times?  If you’re turning to (or curious about) talk therapy, yoga, other spiritual and energetic practices, or learning to regulate your own nervous system, you’ll be interested in my guest for this episode, Morgan Starr-Riestis, therapist at Mind Psy Guidance and creator of the Seven Centers…

Read More
Turning Season Podcast Episode 12 Courageous Intention on Behalf of Life with Adrián Villaseñor Galarza hosted by Leilani Navar turningseason.com

Episode 12: Courageous Intention on Behalf of Life (with Adrián Villaseñor Galarza)

April 16, 2022

Adrián is one of the many people I am just so glad to know is out there, enacting The Great Turning in the ways that he is uniquely moved to do. He’s a longtime facilitator of the Work that Reconnects, in Spanish and English, in North, Central and South America. I feel like I can…

Read More
Turning Season Podcast Episode 11 Herbal Medicine and Systems Thinking with Judyth Shamosh hosted by Leilani Navar turningseason.com

Episode 11: Herbal Medicine & Systems Thinking (with Judyth Shamosh)

March 18, 2022

“He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.” – The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien That’s a favorite quote of my guest Judyth Shamosh, which she relates to seeing each person’s health as a whole system, and as part of even larger whole systems.…

Read More
Turning Season Podcast Episode 10 The Choice to Re-Wild with Claire Dunn hosted by Leilani Navar

Episode 10: The Choice to Re-Wild (with Claire Dunn)

February 16, 2022

This one’s a treat for you lovers of wild lands, you who are curious about wilderness survival, my dreamers and dreamworkers, and anyone seeking out their path in a world of so many possibilities, and so many needs. I knew that in conversation with Claire Dunn – who lived alone in the bush for a…

Read More
Turning Season Podcast Episode 9 Resourcing in Pleasure with Ann Nguyen hosted by Leilani Navar turningseason.com

Episode 9: Resourcing in Pleasure (with Ann Nguyen)

February 1, 2022

What do desire and pleasure have to do with The Great Turning? Oh so deliciously much. I asked Ann Nguyen to join the Turning Season conversation not only because she facilitates trauma resolution – which is a huge piece of personal and global healing – but also because she facilitates a deepened connection to Love…

Read More