A Favorite Quote from a New Dimensions Guest : Terry Tempest Williams

I want to tell what the forests were like I will have to speak in a forgotten language. W.S Merwin in poem “Witness” This poem originally appeared in The Rain In The Trees (1988) “I chose W. S. Merwin’s poem called Witness for two reasons. He passed this year (2019) and he was a beloved friend and mentor of mine. I think of what he did with his own hands and the love he and Paula, his wife, shared at their home in Maui. They planted over 600 different varieties of palms. Prior to that it was a burned out,
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The Essence of Erosion and Evolution with Terry Tempest Williams

Williams asks the central question for our world today, “How do we find the strength to not look away from all that is breaking our hearts?” She looks at the elements of erosion and evolution with regards to all that is shaping the physical landscape of our nation due to climate change as well as erosion we face in democracy, science, compassion, and trust. She confesses, “I will be honest, where I wonder if I can get up in the morning but in those moments, I’m aware of the limits of my own imagination. And imagination shared, creates collaboration, and collaboration builds community
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Terry Tempest Williams Speaks Up For New Dimensions

  This month you’ll be hearing from Terry Tempest Williams. I can’t say enough about the pleasure I receive to be able to sit down with this very wise and passionate seeker of truth and protector of the Earth. She never disappoints with her gentle yet fierce look at the collective challenges we face. She asks the central question for our world today, “How do we find the strength to not look away from all that is breaking our hearts?” She says this about New Dimensions: “I have to tell you every time I hear the music of New Dimensions,
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The Meaning Of Refuge with Terry Tempest Williams

This is one woman’s story of growing up downwind of an atomic testing site in a wild, beautiful, and “virtually uninhabited” area near the Great Salt Lake in Utah. “My family were some of the virtual uninhabitants,” Williams says. In 1983, as her mother was dying of cancer, there was a catastrophic flood of the Great Salt Lake which threatened the wildlife on its flood plain. The flooding was a natural event and the nuclear testing was a by-product of technology. Both were devastating. Nine women in her family developed cancer, and seven of them are now dead. Williams has emerged from this background as
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The Heart Of The Wild with Terry Tempest Williams

Williams tells the story of her initiation by the living land when she was 7 years old. While taking a school trip she ended up alone, in the dark, in Mount Timpanogos Cave. For a brief but powerful moment she felt the beating heart of the mountain. She says, “For the rest of my life I’ve been trying to retrieve that sacred space I felt inside that mountain alone. I have been searching for that moment when you’re part of something so old, so deep, so true.” Take a tour with Williams and find the relevance of our national parks in the
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February Broadcast Schedule

The “Airing” dates below indicate when radio stations air our programs. FREE LISTENING for each program is available for two weeks following the initial air date.  Just go to our Home Page and scroll down to Free Listening.  All of these featured MP3 programs are one hour long, and are available for purchase and download. Airing February 5 – 11, 2020 Unleash Your Brain Power as You Age with Michael J. Gelb, Ph.D. Program 3429 Unlike our knees and hips, our brains improve with age. This dialogue includes: neuroplasticity, how improving our brain power can prevent Alzheimer’s and other forms of
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Music Playlist for New Dimensions February 2020 Programs

Airing February 5 – 11, 2020 Unleash Your Brain Power as You Age with Michael J. Gelb, Ph.D. Program 3429 From Album: Planet Passion Artist: Ancient Future 2001 AF 2010 Ancient Future Music Opening Essay: Track 01 Simsimay Panima Music Break 1: Track 04 I Met Her In the Medowe, b Music Break 2: Track 05 Ocean of Love Music Break 3: Track 05 Ocean of Love Airing February 12 – 18, 2020 The Creative Process: A Visit With a Writer with Mary Mackey, Ph.D. Program 3695 From Album: Hidden Sky Artist: Jami Sieber 2004 Out Front Music #OFM 1010 Opening Essay:
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Coming in February

The “Airing” dates below indicate when radio stations air our programs. FREE LISTENING for each program is available for two weeks following the initial air date.  Just go to our Home Page and scroll down to Free Listening.  All of these featured MP3 programs are one hour long, and are available for purchase and download. Airing February 5 – 11, 2020 Unleash Your Brain Power as You Age with Michael J. Gelb, Ph.D. Program 3429 Unlike our knees and hips, our brains improve with age. This dialogue includes: neuroplasticity, how improving our brain power can prevent Alzheimer’s and other forms of
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Spotlight: Wisdom From Powerful Women

  Here four extraordinary women inspire us with their wisdom. Oriah Mountain Dreamer’s poem The Invitation has taken a life of its own as it has been shared around the world. Eve Ensler, author of The Vagina Monologues, changed the conversation about violence against woman that also deeply affects men as well. Terry Tempest Williams, activist and naturalist, encourages us with her sharing of the powerful “Mother Tongue” that opens our hearts. And, May McCarthy, business entrepreneur, shares her wonderful technique of starting her day with a meeting with her CSO, Chief Spiritual Officer. You’ll want to hear each of
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