"One of the most calming and powerful actions
you can do to intervene in a stormy world is to stand up and show your
soul. Soul on deck shines like gold in dark times. The light of the
soul throws sparks, can send up flares, builds signal fires, causes
proper matters to catch fire."
an excerpt from the essay, We Were Made for These Times by Clarissa Pinkola Estes, PhD.
Ishmael by Daniel Quinn mentioned here. The Nine Billion Names of God by Arthur C. Clarke mentioned here. (currently OOP) The 5th Sacred Thing by Starhawk mentioned here. Any book by Pema Chodron mentioned here.