Jarem’s Advice for Being Peace in the Here and Now – The Writing Archive

My best advice on being peace, all in one place, organized by category.

Getting Started With Being Peace

Facing Elephants – Starting the JourneyGetting started with being peace

Part I – Justice that Heals and Transforms

Part II – Culture as Seedbed of Change

Part III – We Need Our Conflict to Make Us Strong

Part IV – The Long Horizon of Identity and Change


Back to Basics: Conflict Transformation

BOOK – Justpeace Ethics: A Guide to Restorative Justice and Peacebuilding.

A Shared Just Peace Ethic: Uncovering Restorative Values

Extending the Peacebuilding Timeframe: Revising Lederach’s Integrated FrameworkOvide_Mercredi

Inspiration and Encouragement

BOOK – Voices of Harmony an Dissent – How Peacebuilders are Transforming Their Worlds

A Tribute to Ovide Mercredi: The 9 Attributes of Great Souls”

Did I just win the lottery? The curse and gift of being named a disease.

Community Based Approaches to Healing Justice

BOOK -The Ethic of Traditional Communities and the Spirit of Healing Justice: Stories from Hollow Water, the Iona Community, and Plum Village

How to Use a Circle to Respond to Disease

Illustrative Review of Case-Studies of Practices of Healing Justice around the World

Role of Peacebuilder and Restorative Justice Practitioner as Healer: Lessons from Ancestral Wisdom and Healing Traditions in Fiji

Rethinking Restorative Justice:  When the Geographies of Crime and of Healing Justice Matter


Non-catastrophe Living in the Face of Death and Disease (Learning to Live Beauty Awake)being peace III

How Do You Embrace the Hard Things?

How to Make Friends with Darkness

The Discipline of Celebration – Our Mover and Shaker Party

8 Reasons I Refuse to Battle My Disease

Embracing the Way of the Dust

What is Your Life Worth?

Embracing Dustness

Practicing: Replacing Fear with Love

Letting Go

Falling Mindfully For You On My Ass


Keys to Enjoying Lifeelephant dance

6 Keys to Enjoying Losing your Mind

What is Your Life Worth?

5 Top Resources – My Gift To You

Embracing Dustness

Practicing: Replacing Fear with Love

Letting Go