When we lose faith in the indigenous gods does the environment lose faith in us?
Will a shaman's journey to another world be our last fling at saving this world?

What new skills must be learned as two-million-year-old permafrost melts?
Will the elders continue to tell stories to the young or just watch TV?
As Arctic's natural resources are extracted is Sila aborted too?


If we read the ancient archetypes
as a code for whom we unconsciously
the stripped-down elemental Provençal terrain
dovetailed perfectly with his artistic needs and ambitions, forming an unusual symbiosis of setting and sensibility, topography and temperament. In addition
we see mountains, deserts, icescapes, tundra,
cities, forests, oceans, as the myth
of an earth as if seen in the
precincts of a dream.