EARTHFIRE POCASTS

EPISODE 7 SPIRITUAL ECOLOGY

Tales of Transformation | A Grizzly Bear named Teton Totem

How did a paralyzed grizzly bear begin to walk again? Jon Schwartz interviews Susan Eirich about Teton Totem. He became progressively crippled and Western medicine didn’t help. A story of mysterious healing through long distance energy work and its implications for the nature of reality.

EPISODE 9 SPIRITUAL ECOLOGY

Understanding Animal Voices with Penelope Smith, Part I

Behind our words are thoughts and feelings – we are not oriented to the fact that animals are thinking and feeling too even though they don’t have words. When we listen to an animal’s perspective we listen to a different kind of life. It is like going to a whole encyclopedia of knowledge……

EPISODE 10 SPIRITUAL ECOLOGY

Understanding Animal Voices with Penelope Smith, Part II

This second half of an interview with Penelope Smith begins by exploring the question,  “Do animals grow spiritually as they age?”

EPISODE 11 SPIRITUAL ECOLOGY

Andrew Harvey On-Air— “Don’t Curse the Darkness, Light a Candle”*: Part I

In a passionate, lyrical, fascinating conversation, Andrew Harvey shares his thoughts about Nature as embodied God; that creation is sacred in all of its elements and that animals are ambassadors of qualities of God so we can be informed by their wisdom. By falling deeply in love with them we can enter into their consciousness […]

EPISODE 12 SPIRITUAL ECOLOGY

Through Wolves’ Eyes: Insights from Wildlife Artist Anne London, Part I

Expressing the soul of an animal through art: Susan Eirich sits down for a heartfelt conversation with wildlife artist Anne London. “I remember being a child riding in the back of my parents’ car and looking up at birds hanging on the telephone wires and thinking to myself, “I can feel the wires in my […]

EPISODE 13 SPIRITUAL ECOLOGY

Andrew Harvey’s Savage Grace: The Beauty of Sacred Activism, Part II

In a fascinating, passionate wide-ranging podcast, Andrew and Susan explore the nature of the human/animal/nature relationship; what it can give us, and the beautiful nature of the reciprocal universe — a universe that responds to our love. Andrew clarifies the essence of his recent book, Savage Grace, which is what he feels is needed at […]

EPISODE 4 SPIRITUAL ECOLOGY

Tales of Transformation | A Wolf Named Apricot

A tale of human-animal healing. Jon Schwartz interviews Susan Eirich about Apricot the wolf who had an “incurable” neurological disorder that was healed completely through energy medicine. What does it mean that a wolf would immediately sense the impact of energy healing — to lie down, take it in from a human, use it…

EPISODE 6 SPIRITUAL ECOLOGY

Tales of Transformation | A Grizzly Bear Named Humble Bumble

Does a disability mean a bear shouldn’t live? Jon Schwartz interviews Susan Eirich about Humble Bumble, a learning disabled grizzly bear who couldn’t function in the wild and the special gifts a “specially-abled” bear can bring.

EPISODE 5 SPIRITUAL ECOLOGY

Tales of Transformation | A Cougar Named Windwalker

The spiritual evolution of a cougar. Jon Schwartz interviews Susan Eirich about the story of Windwalker as he changed from a normal, somewhat aggressive cougar to aging gracefully and beautifully into a loving being whom many experienced as a profound spiritual teacher.