K. Lauren de Boer

K. Lauren de Boer is a poet, essayist, and composer. He was executive editor of EarthLight, a magazine of ecology, cosmology, and spirituality for many years. He is currently visiting professor for the Integrative Learning Program in Eco-Cosmology for the Institute for Educational Studies at Endicott College.

Practicing the Art of Wonder through Radical Presence

Essay

Our own radical presence to what fascinates us elicits similar creativity to that of the hummingbird’s. To allow ourselves to be drawn toward what most deeply moves us is an embrace of Eros, a desire for union with the ground of our being.