Darcy Ottey recently stepped down from serving as Executive Director of Rite of Passage Journeys. A writer, teacher, speaker, and mentor, she has 15 years of experience in environmental and experiential education. Her areas of passion include community building, rites of passage, ritual and ceremony, antiracism and cross-cultural education, leadership, and nature education.

What are you waiting for?

I suppose my impatience is rooted in my youth. From my perspective, my generation and the generations that follow are inheriting a very challenged planet, and we need all the help we can get. So again: This is a Call to Action. If you’re over 50, please step forward and fake it until you make it as an Elder.

Fall 2011 Issue

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