WITNESSING TREE SPIRITS  IN ORDINARY REALITY   

Our property on the Bay of Quinte is home to several species of native trees. In one area we call the glen, we’ve been witnessing an ongoing onslaught by invasive insects. Over a period of three to four years we watched helplessly as the ash trees slowly lost their battles to the Ash Borer Beetle. It bores pencil holes into the bark, then tunnels under it, robbing the trees of vital sap. Simultaneous attacks by tent caterpillars forced the trees to leaf out twice in the same season depleting their reserves.

The first tree to come down was a 60 foot specimen that was still mostly alive when we felled it. It came down with a heavy thud that shook the little glen, and sent my son and me running for cover.  We bucked the branches and left the trunk for another day.

Three nights later I awoke around 4:30 AM for a bathroom visit, and became wide awake afterwards. Since it was a mild October night, I put on my bathrobe and slippers in the dark, and decided to walk down to the glen to make a rare, early morning meditation.

As I descended into the glen I hit something. I had forgotten about the felled tree laying in the middle of the very dark glen. Even though my eyes were dark adapted, I did not see the branches lying on the ground until I walked into them. As I peered into the darkness before me, my eyes took in a faint ribbon of light stretching away from me for many feet into the night’s darkness. I had to take a few steps back to catch my breath and regain my balance.

Puzzled, I walked back up to the rim of the glen from where I could see that there were no patches of low-lying fog forming anywhere down in the glen. The night sky above was clear and starlit, and I could not see any sky shine from other ground sources. I gave the long sliver of glowing light a wide berth so as not to disturb it, as I walked around to approach it from another angle to see if I could discover its source and extent.  This time as I got closer, I could make out a soft grey-blue  glow hovering over the full length of the carcass of the tree. As my mind took in the significance of the scene my head dropped intuitively out of respect for what I knew in my heart was a lifeforce leaving the dying tree. I said some words of regret, and my body started to shake with excitement or cold, as I sat in quiet wonder.   

The glow disappeared as the morning light entered the glen. I rushed to the house to investigate the strange light on-line.  My cursory research suggested that the grey-blue glow fit the pattern for bioluminescence from decaying organic matter. The common name is Foxfire or Will ‘o the Wisp, and it was documented long ago. The usual sources are decaying matter and fungi, and the glow is so faint that it can only be observed if your eyes have been dark adapted. Apparently, the light is produced by a pair of special enzymes present in decaying matter which react with each other to release biophotons of soft light. After discussing the tree’s eerie glow with an experienced woodsmen and chemist, I chose the simple explanation that the light I had observed that morning came from rotting sawdust created under the ash bark by destructive beetle activity.

A few days later I started to dissect the trunk for firewood, and I noticed how thick the bark was, and how little actual sawdust had been produced by the beetle invaders. The amount of sawdust under the bark was trivial, and it just didn’t seem possible that so little organic matter could produce all the light that I had observed. In addition, the bark was so thick that it would surely absorb all the light photons completely. More compelling, was the sudden realization that the rest of the ash trees that were still standing were equally infected, but they did not give off any visible light emissions on that night. As the realization sank in; that the eerie glow over the dying ash tree was most likely its life force or spirit leaving the dying carcass, it sent a chill up my spine.

I consulted some of the top forestry research and management experts in Canada, who ruled out an explosion of the Armillaria fungus, that glows in the dark forest, and can spread over large areas of forest floor and acts as a communication system for trees. It became clear that the unusual glow could not be explained satisfactorily by natural processes. I reviewed my personal impressions as I witnessed the event, keeping in mind that my human presence in the glen could have perturbed the natural electromagnetic field energies present on that morning. The physical evidence I observed that morning informed me (mentally and spiritually) that spirits live  in trees. Why is there no documentation of this anywhere? Can only autistic eyes discern spirits and things that glow in the night? Now I see trees differently. Wherever there are trees, there is abundant life. They’re like living fasteners that connect the sky with the earth. Because they live in both worlds, they act as a conduit of communication between them.  

FMRI studies reveal that consciousness is still measurably present after the brain/body has died, telling us that consciousness is not the result of biological processes. Science supports the theory that trees have intelligence, because trees have been observed to mount organized defences against a deadly threat like invading insects. Planning and strategizing require creative thought.

When the rest of the ash group is felled this spring, they will hopefully provide more opportunities to study this undocumented phenomenon, perhaps with a night vision camera.

Shamanic and other spiritual cultures around the world honour and use sacred trees as: portals or gateways to hidden worlds, sources of wisdom, and even wish fulfillment. To name just a few, the Mohawks of North America honour the cedar as the sacred tree of life. The Caribe natives honour the ceiba tree, and West African’s have spiritual relationships with the iroko tree.

The visible light emissions coming from the ash tree trunk 3 days after it was cut down, proved to me with high confidence that trees have a spiritual nature that gives them life, and it can be observed and possibly documented under the right conditions.

 

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Comment by Steve Staniek 4 hours ago

AFTER A SHORT SABBATICAL....THE NEXT TOPICS WILL BE....

1. YAHWISM - every believer is required to surrender her Soul, [actual transfer of ownership], rendering 4.3 billion [?] Christians and Muslims [more than half of us today], Soulless! Half the population is walking around with Souls....aaahhh!  But then again, it can be easily argued that Soul is just a stone age concept, and its value or benefit has never been proven. 

2. LONGITUDINAL DIVINATION...of the Old Testament, finds that ancient Samaria [Israel] in Palestine, was in fact launched by Abraham who fled the Sumerian city of Ur, and his mysterious partner Yahweh who is traceable to the Anunnaki family that ruled Sumer, as the New Sumer.

Today, Israel is indeed the New Sumer, just as England begat New England.

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It hasn't been seven years, but I'm taking one nevertheless...

S-a-b-b-a-t-i-c-a-l.....

                                                                         Thanks eBay

Comment by Steve Staniek on Sunday

IS IT REALLY ALL ABOUT CONTROL?...IS CONTROL THE GUARDRAIL ALONG THE PATH TO EVERYTHING?

Some of us grew up with an acute sensitivity to the controls [more powerful forces] around us, that pushed or pulled us in different directions at different times, mostly against our will.

During my long climb out of the darkness that I was born into, I was constantly subjected to unwanted or harmful experiences that came wrapped in a veil of  doubt and confusion that prevented me from working through many of those dark moments. I was subjected to recurring negative thoughts that the lifeforce that brought me here, was not upspiralling love, but downspiralling destruction. I was plagued with overwhelming anxieties, fears lurked around every corner, shadows of darkness hung over me and coloured my perception and world view. Shit seemed to come at me from almost every direction including my own, and the only place that I could find refuge, was my powerful imagination.

Since childhood I had a love affair with boats. When we were finally able to afford a large 40ft boat, the man who drove it to our marina was also an experienced commercial airline pilot. He  taught me to handle and drive the big boat, and as he piloted it competently through some narrow passages around the marina, he offered me the best practical advice I had ever heard.

His first words of sage advice to a rather timid neophyte were: "Learn to control the boat or it will control you."  In other words, if you don't control your direction of travel, something else will control it, and take you where you don't want to go.

So here it is in a nutshell....

           CONTROL IS THE SECRET KEY TO LIFE. 

  • Learn to control your thoughts, or they will control you.
  • Learn to control your desires, or they will control you.
  • Learn to control your delusions, or they will control you.
  • Learn to control your gods, or they will  control you.

        You snooze, you lose.

                                                        Thanks OpsGroup

Comment by Steve Staniek on February 19, 2021 at 7:48am

THE SUPREMACIST MIND - BORN OR MADE?

Functional historians study human history "functionally", ie: how events actually unfolded on the landscape, instead of allowing themselves to be distracted, guided, confused, and consequently misled by all the political window dressing known as official narratives designed to hide or disguise horrible acts committed by groups and nations. .

An endless stream of social delusions has harmed humanity, and prevented it from growing spiritually by driving it down into the darkness of colonial depravity that began in Jericho. Humanity's spiritual evolutionary progress has been thwarted and reversed by the unknowable, "ineffable cloud of darkness" ie: ignorance, imposed on humanity by the cult of Yahweh. His power hungry priests created the fiction known as the Old Testament, based mostly on Babylonian and Sumerian mythology.

We can now reconstruct how the marauding "Sea People" that invaded the Levant, and were described in ancient records as destructive vandals, were none other than the wandering Hebrews who began to colonize Palestine for the first time with violence under Yahweh's criminal leadership.

According to ancient records, around 1400 BCE, a leftover member of the Sumerian royal family named Yahweh, who had been rejected by his family for his insane behaviour, desired an empire of his own. According to the New Testament, he made a "love for land deal" with another Sumerian named Abram, [Abraham] who left the city of Ur, and moved to Palestine. Here, Yahweh the great destroyer, led Abraham's descendants down into the spiritual depravity of total destruction in Jericho. Yahweh lied about the promised lands that he did not own or have title to. His entire relationship with the Hebrew people was a grand deception.

Yahweh taught his Hebrews the concept of absolute supremacy through the total destruction and subjugation of the other. He became the absolute destroyer of everything, a true champion of his people, as he committed his first holocaust in Jericho. He is credited with the complete destruction of every living creature, and the ritual burning of everything in sacrifice to himself.

Instead of leading his chosen people into spiritual ascension, Yahweh became a great spiritual parasite that led them down into the spiritual abyss of: deathly delusions, wanton destruction, spiritual enslavement, ignorance, confusion, and domination.

Yahwism grew into Christianity with the help of many immoral men like: Saul of Tarsus, The Roman Flavians, The Roman Conqueror Constantine, Henry the VIII, Alexander the VI, etc..

Christianity was the religion of Europe's supremacists, as they plundered, ravaged, and enslaved the New Worlds. Two thousand years of spiritual darkness created by Christianity has prevented humanity from advancing spirituality.

Comment by Steve Staniek on February 18, 2021 at 5:24am

THE NUREMBURG TRIALS (1946-49) WERE A COLONIAL FARCE

By 1939 CE, most European Christian nations had spent centuries creating colonial empires in the New World, which they produced with brutally criminal "genocidal land theft". The United States of America publicly professed freedom for all, but that political farce was no different than the Magna Carta that demanded rights for "landowners in England", but not the common class. Washington adopted a totally lawless colonial process they euphemistically called: "pushing back the frontier", that destroyed indigenous nations, and took their lands forever. It was a completely lawless process of violent destruction by white Christians that prompted Americans to turn a blind eye towards the horrors of destruction they were producing, during a period they disguised with romanticized delusions of: : "Taming the Wild West".

In 1939, Germany ordered its military forces to invade Poland, to begin the destructive process of  "colonizing" Europe and the USSR. My Polish parents were taken prisoner, and forced to work in German labour camps as slaves.

Almost every nation on this planet has been affected by colonial terrorism, defined as:

 "the use of violence and threats of violence, to gain political control over indigenous nations and their land wealth."

[This non-political, pre-Bush definition, is derived from a definition of "terrorism", found in a Canadian Funk and Wagnalls, Standard College Dictionary, printed in 1963].

Those of us who have transcended our western cultural conditioning, which is programmed largely with "colonial thoughtforms" that frame our very identity, are able to see today's colonialism though it has gone underground to conceal its criminality from the public. No western nation dares to use the repugnant word "colonialism" in public media today.

Canada is a product of British Christian colonialism, an achievement attributed to the social delusion known as "supremacy". British Christians were dressed in red surge  to hide the oceans of native blood that they shed, as they butchered their way across a defenceless New World. They were little more than armed gunmen who used absolute violence to gain control over their indigenous victims, and their land wealth.

Like other Christian nations, Britain conspired to rule the world with brutal conquest, and for four hundred years British greed created a much hated Empire of Evil. It destroyed millions of human lives, and enslaved the rest with colonial legislation, learned from their Roman masters. All of these international crimes against humanity were committed under Constantine's Cross of Conquest, which was inspired by their spiritual leader Yahweh-Jehovah who taught them how to colonize in Jericho, where he committed his first holocaust.

Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper became a Zionist terrorist when he publicly supported Israel's colonization of Palestine for the second time since Jericho. When he was forced to apologize in public for the state's crimes against children during Canada's post colonial period, and then he snuck off to Pennsylvania to tell his American buddies with a straight face, that Canada's has no colonial history! Supremacists make horrible leaders.

So, from 1946-49, a bunch of victorious western generals, created a show of fake moral outrage, a legal farce called "military tribunals", where they prosecuted German generals and high ranking government officials, for the very same crimes against humanity that their own predecessors had been committing for centuries in the New World.

Comment by Steve Staniek on February 17, 2021 at 6:28am

CREATING NEW WORLDS FROM OLD...

...and new understandings from old confusion.

I AM THE LIVING FIELD WHERE ALL COSMIC FORCES MEET TO DANCE….

WHEN I MOVE INTO THE MAGICAL "ME", I CAN SUMMON STRONG AND WEAK FORCES AROUND ME, TO CREATE A NEW DANCE UNDER THE GUIDANCE OF THE MUSIC OF THE SPHERES.

MY FIELD IS A DIVINE ORGANIZING ENERGY THAT DECONSTRUCTS THE OLD ORDER AS IT NEARS THE END OF ITS CYCLE, AND ORCHESTRATES THE RESULTING CHAOS INTO NEW HARMONIOUS LIFE.

IN MY LEFT HAND I HOLD THE DIVINE DARKNESS OF REGENERATION, AND IN MY RIGHT HAND I HOLD THE DIVINE LIGHT OF INFINITE GROWTH.

MY CREATIVE IMPULSE RISES ON A SINGLE BREATH, AS I BRING TOGETHER ALL THE ENERGY WITHIN AND WITHOUT, IN A SELF-ORGANIZING SPIRAL OF NEW LIFE.

Edgar Cayce wrote: "MIND IS THE BUILDER..."

                                                                    Thanks BBC

        And physical reality is the result...

                                                      Many Thanks to Normus

Comment by Steve Staniek on February 11, 2021 at 6:06am

DID STOCKHOLM SYNDROME TRANSFORM EUROPE’S NATIONS FROM COLONIAL VICTIMS TO COLONIAL PREDATORS?

 

In 43 AD, Rome’s predator armies invaded Britain, and began to terrorize the island population with three prongs of Roman colonialism, specifically: massive organized violence, forced imposition of Rome’s state religion, and colonial laws designed to control indigenous land wealth, while enslaving the defeated populace.  Roman armies occupied Britain for nearly four centuries, dominating, oppressing, and transforming Britain’s indigenous nations with Roman culture. When the Roman armies finally left in 410 AD, they left behind their formula for brutal colonialism, that was eventually adopted by some of Rome’s victims, who had become converted to colonial thinking, which is “all about dominating the other.”  

 

British elites copied Roman style legal instruments that allowed them to transform British society into a Roman style hierarchy of social control that would place them at the top. Social laws were created to elevate the elites to the top of Britain’s hierarchy, while degrading the peasants to a class of serfs or slaves. Long suffering, British commoners were not free until they finally revolted in America in 1776.

British elites had launched a grand conspiracy to dominate the world, which eventually resulted in tiny Britain controlling more than one quarter of the world’s indigenous nations and their real estate with savage British violence provided by  firepower. The means of colonialism was would be through armed British gunmen, dressed in red surge, [Redcoats], to conceal their bloody butchery. 

Savage British violence facilitated genocidal land theft that was the foundation of the British Empire, as it plundered the world for its treasures. But its darkest, most abominable claim to fame, is its mistreatment of indigenous children over many centuries. This emerging fact has exposed it as:  The British Empire of Child Abuse.  

Good Therapy’s website states: “Stockholm syndrome refers to symptoms that may occur in a person who is in a hostage situation or otherwise held prisoner. Typically, these feelings can be described as sympathy toward captors or the development of a bond with the captor or captors.

This reaction can also be recognized in those who have left religious cults, abusive relationships, or other traumatic situations.”

 

“Monkey see, monkey do”…may sum it up simply, but there’s much more behind humanity’s programmed behaviour that compels us to follow the leader, when we’ve failed to develop our own path. When we grow our own sense of sovereignty instead of copying others, our growth finds its own direction, which opens our path before us like a light in the darkness.

 

Comment by Steve Staniek on February 10, 2021 at 8:20am

CONFRONTING THE HIERARCHIES OF CONTROL

I wrestled with some pretty noxious hierarchies in the past, and these temporal and spiritual organizations have been both a blessing, and a curse to humanity.

Since childhood, I've become sensitized to "controls' imposed on me by others, especially others who have become organized into hierarchies of: religious, political, cultural, and government power.

When I encounter a new group or organization that tries to impose any level of authority [control] over me and mine, no matter how helpful or benign it may appear at the start, I apply the "Predator Test".

The Predator Test establishes the nature of the group and the basis of our proposed relationship by asking: "Who do you serve?" and "Are you ready and willing to surrender as much of your power to me, as I am willing to surrender to you, in a healthy and equitable exchange of service?" 

Hierarchies of power have become embedded in human culture, and most of them function like a social disease that harms the victim populace.

Many natural hierarchies develop from beneficial social relationships, like these Mourning Doves. The oldest matron picks a spot on a branch, and her group naturally assembles under her, on lower branches. Doves can "sit and be damned" for hours, as they slowly digest their meal in the morning sun.

                                                               My backyard photo

The hierarchies found in nature are different from human hierarchies. In nature, the lower levels of a hierarchy do not "serve" the upper levels, but simply yield to the stronger leadership instincts of more experienced birds. 

Comment by Steve Staniek on February 8, 2021 at 10:30am

DID DON MACLEAN'S AMERICAN PIE INSPIRE ELIZABETH PROPHET TO LAUNCH AN AMERICAN POLITICAL RELIGION UNDER THE BANNER OF THE GREAT WHITE BROTHERHOOD?

I see an artistic connection between Don Maclean's lyrics in American Pie [1971], and Elizabeth Prophet's speeches given at her Mount Shasta conference [1975].

 

1971- Canadian music artist Don Maclean, presents a philosophical perspective on American music culture in his big hit song "American Pie" that prompted young America to hit the brakes on itself, and it's emerging culture. It became one of the biggest rock hits of the era, as Don showed what he saw as the corruption of rock music and society. 

1975- American spiritualist leader Elizabeth Clare Prophet organized the Mount Shasta conference allegedly for the Great White Brotherhood, and under the sponsorship of the same spiritual master called Morya, used by Helena Blavatsky. Morya appears to be a suspicious character who has lived many lives, even one as Abraham.

While Blavatsky talks about the Great White Brotherhood as a group of humans who have beat the system of reincarnation [that has been operating illegally on Earth], she claims that they are a force for good, and that they help humanity.  

It's TIME to finally test the Great White Brotherhood. Has it been a helping, or harming force for humanity? Let's see. 

According to Prophet, the Great White Brotherhood [GWB], has been around for eons, and consists of humans called Ascended Masters. It seems these human souls were able to beat the system of delusions that imprisons human souls, forcing them to reincarnate unnecessarily.

She asserts that the GWB has been guiding the United States of America since its inception, to achieve many levels of greatness...science, technology, economics, social freedoms, etc.. However, there is no evidence on the ground to support Prophet's claims that it was the GWB that was responsible for the state of the USA today.

Indeed, if any single group takes credit for the early start of the USA, it would be the secretive Freemasons that organized the Sons of Liberty, and led the American Revolution. Then they put their stamp on it, by designing the American capital with ancient symbols, and embedding them as controls throughout Washington.

If the GWB is attempting to present itself through Prophet as a guiding force for good, then it has failed terribly. The forces that grew the United States of America with brutal genocidal land theft, created their new state with brutal criminality, at the highest human and environmental costs. Humans, and their habitats were destroyed for profit, power, and pleasure, as Christianity, the religion of spiritual domination, was violently imposed on the survivors.

Hidden characters like Morya, and Yahweh-Jehovah raise our suspicions, because we know that delusion is manipulation, and we don't like being tricked when it comes to serious stuff like family safety. 

And the Freemasons have also been promoting delusions. They have not told humanity the deep truth that their predecessors, the Knights Templar, discovered under Solomon's Temple during one of the unholy Crusades.

The Knights Templar dug under Solomon's Temple looking for his buried treasures, and instead they found the key to Christian authority.  I believe that they discovered ancient documents that revealed how the early Christian founders created an existential threat and adversary like the devil, to allow the priesthood to seize and hold the ultimate "power of protection", which became their source of authority over the faithful.

So, Christianity invented the devil to terrorize us, and this bit of trickery, ie: inventing an existential threat to maintain power, was used most recently by the US government as it promoted Russia, and China as ongoing threats to democracy and freedom. In the meantime, Washington enslaves its client states with threats of military aggression; ie Germany, Japan, Afghanistan, and Iraq, are still occupied by US forces, either in national or mercenary uniforms.  

Comment by Steve Staniek on February 7, 2021 at 10:14am

HUMAN SPIRIT WAS NEVER CREATED, BUT RELEASED DURING DIVINE MITOSIS

Humans are not creatures...We are source.

When a power hungry priesthood attempted to rebuild their lost empire thousands of years ago in the Levant, they created and imposed the delusion that humans were created by their unseen deity. This grand lie drove humanity down into the darkness of ignorance till now.

This world has been constructed with multiple delusions designed to control humanity, and which we must solve and clear, before we can move ahead freely on the true path of spiritual ascension. 

 

                                                Thanks again, Meg Benedicte

Comment by Steve Staniek on February 2, 2021 at 6:54am

FINAL WORDS – A TRIBUTE TO MY SEEKER, AND ALL SEEKERS

It’s Ground Hog Day again, and another birthday… We both came out of darkness to face the world on the same day, and today is the turning point in winter!

On this birthday, I recreate myself according to new understandings of life, which I have distilled from the many spiritual swamps created by a deluded and confused humanity.

I reorganize myself with new vital energy, as I summon back all of the lost fragments that I was forced to surrender through: fear, anger, ignorance, foolishness, vengeance, despair, and all of the spiritual energy that was taken from me by other forces.   

Apparently, the Aquarian Age is here, and my time has come.

The Seeker is Energized by an Enduring Love of Life

My Seeker has been a lonely hunter for truth, in a jungle of man-made delusions. In classrooms, it prompted me to ask silly impertinent questions that challenged the official narrative. In my teens, it led me away from the safety of my family, to search for the truth of life in cities and forests. My seeker has plunged into the depths of spiritual depravity that produces; violent wars of human and environmental destruction, and nations and empires that abused their children for power, profit, and pleasure. Finally, after taking me down one twisted path after another over a lifetime, my seeker saved the best for last. About 2 years ago, it woke me at 4 AM one morning, to lead me out into the darkness of night in my bathrobe and slippers. It led me down into the glen on my property, where a branch hit me in the face, producing the magical shock that would activate my subconscious powers, and reveal to me the miracle of how humans are constructed with 7 bodies. My seeker has played the role of: fool, warrior, and magician, and now it’s time to put away all the masks, sit down in my comfy chair, and digest the multiverse. Is it real, or is it Memorex?


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