Planet Soul

When Objectivity Fails to Keep Us Human

Sometimes you need to reach beyond ‘the facts’ to find peace

Ethan Maurice
Human Parts
Published in
7 min readFeb 11, 2020


A photo of three birds flying in a blue sky with faint clouds.
Photo: Erika Maurice

My friend is a true artist. A feeler with strong intuition, she lives in deep connection with the desert she calls home.

Her walks through the desert are her daily source of renewal. The smell of creosote in rare desert rains…