Global Shipping and it’s Environmental Impact

Apsara – The female spirit of the clouds and water. Water has slowly crept it’s way into my own psycho-spiritual journey. When I began exploring my experiences and how they had impacted my sense of Self, through transpersonal therapy, my dreams of water began and still continue today. Water has become sacred to my journey…… Continue reading Global Shipping and it’s Environmental Impact

Psycho-spiritual Ecology

Ecology is a branch of biology that explores the relationship between organisms to one another and to their physical surroundings. Psycho-spiritual is the aspect of humanity that relates to our inner world, specifically feelings and character and how they interacts with how we think. Put the two together and you can develop an understanding of how every…… Continue reading Psycho-spiritual Ecology

Political Ecology

Political Ecology can be defined as the politics of the environment which incorporates many disciplines including geography, anthropology, sociology, development studies and environmental history. It emphasises the relationship between politics, economics and nature. There are five main fields within Political Ecology which make it one of the most complex doctrines in relation to the environment.…… Continue reading Political Ecology

Culture is Complex Nature is Sad

In culture there are numerous aspects of existence. The family you are born into becomes an arena where you do things because your parents did. The land you are born on determines your experience of weather. I was born in England so the weather has been and always will be important to me. I do…… Continue reading Culture is Complex Nature is Sad

Global Awareness

This photograph was taken in 1994 on a Pentax Asahi, 35mm SLR.¬†Morgan Stanley, Credit Suisse First Boston, HSBC, Citigroup and the FSA had been occupying the Wharf for only three years. Thatchers Needle (as it was known then) stands alone at this moment in time. The Wharf dominates the skyline and those who live in…… Continue reading Global Awareness

Micro-beads

In May 2014 The Independent newspaper were the first to report on the micro-bead ban. In November 2014 I took to the shops to find out which facial products contained the little blighters using the Beat the Micro-bead App. The products to my left are a breath of fresh air to the sustainable consumption movement…… Continue reading Micro-beads

Will Geo-engineering Save Planet Earth

This film is my attempt at mitigating climate change. On my six mile hike across the North Downs I came across this forest and I filmed¬†my journey through it. I began thinking how the trees capture the carbon from earth’s atmosphere, with the M25 in the not far off distance. My life is busy and…… Continue reading Will Geo-engineering Save Planet Earth

Bumble Bees Bumbling

This was one of those hair raising moments that could quite easily replace retail therapy. I could have quite happily followed that bumble bee all day, all week even. It was a moment where nothing else mattered, the world was at peace with itself and bees will live forever. As it flew away I felt…… Continue reading Bumble Bees Bumbling

Ecotherapy

When I joined the University of East Anglia, on a master of science in international development and water security, I had left behind me, three years of studying to become a psychotherapist. My psychological interest in the earth, led me there. I wanted to understand humans geopolitical and economic relationship with our planet. After a…… Continue reading Ecotherapy