This old crumbling barn has a deeper message for each of us.
When we see ourselves as greater than others, when we place humankind above
other creatures, above and beyond the realms of the birds and the fishes,
outside the world of stone and the colors, we give away our power. Only
when we see we are part of everything, joined to creation, bound to all the
realms and integrated into the web of life, do we begin to call on our full
-- Barry Brailsford, from "Song of the Silence"