Survivors' Haven

Category: Perspective

What if… (dare we ask?)

These questions have been haunting me for the past few days…with the sort of resonance that tells me they are ...


Holding the Place of Life

Last night was a rough one. One of the roughest in a while. Fears for the country and the planet…personal ...


What To Do During the 11th Hour

I’ve been circling around this topic for months?…years?….decades?…and finally I think it’s time to square my shoulders and confront it, crazy ...


Prey, Predator, Witness, or Actor?

Over the past few days, I’ve been contemplating a memory from a very dark time, when I was nevertheless being ...


The Divinity of the Speck

By Phila Hoopes A few months ago, in a storm of grief over the way the world is going, I ...


Taking Refuge

By Phila Hoopes Along with just about everyone else I know, I have been moving through various stages of depression, ...