Like many others around here, she noted that 2012 has been a particularly bad year "in the marriage of nature and humankind," noting that strange weather patterns have been occurring all over the world. It seems that maybe we have been too busy looking at the 10 o'clock News and not sensing what Mother Earth has been doing around us.
One that the ancient Maya have been well aware of for many centuries, but every once in a while a volcano would get angry, or a great storm at sea would reach land. Or, as in the Popol Vuh a great star in the sky would explode. The land, the sea, and the sky have not always been in synch. It appears to be even less so now.