It is critical that we face the truth of our situation on planet earth at this time. Our Dharma practice is one of seeking what is true again and again and then bringing to it a deep care and compassion. We are building the strength and courage to see clearly no matter how disturbing or confounding the circumstances. Only then is the of the last stage of grief possible – acceptance – a more profound and radical kind of acceptance than maybe any of us thought possible.

If you are a truth seeker and wish to come out of the haze of modern culture, please read this piece by Catherine Ingram, “Facing Extinction.” Catherine is a longtime practitioner and Dharma teacher.