Fields is a leading expert on contemporary spirituality.
Rex Weyler is the critically acclaimed author of Blood of the Land , which was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize, and Greenpeace: The Inside Story , which was a finalist for the Shaunghnessy Cohen Award for Political Non-Fiction, the Hubert Evans Award for Non-Fiction, and was named one of the best books of 2004 by the Ottawa Citizen , Halifax Public Libraries, Publishers Weekly , and the Seattle Post-Intelligencer . He is also co-author of the self-help classic, Chop Wood, Carry Water: A Guide to Finding Spiritual Fulfillment in Everyday Life . His photography and essays have appeared in such publications as the New York Times, Smithsonian, Rolling Stone, New Age Journal , and National Geographic . He also appears regularly on Canadian television as a religion commentator and writes for magazines on social issues. He lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.