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Until now only the first half of The Sun Interview that Amnon Buchbinder did with me has been available on line, on The Sun website. Now you can read the whole interview here. It really is the best overview of my work that is available, and has generated a dramatic upsurge of interest in it. Even if you’ve read the first half, it’s worth revisiting for the second!
This wonderful magazine has been my favourite read for a couple of years. It is entirely reader-supported (i.e.. no ads!) and offers an array of wonderful writing on the topics that make us human: art, philosophy as well as social and political issues.
Three little news items caught my eye over this past weekend. They were radically diverse in nature, but they sort of chimed together in my mind around a single theme. The first of the news items tragically concerned Paul Walker, star of the Fast & Furious movies, [Read More...]
What is the single most destructive influence in our society? There are so many stellar candidates out there – but in all honesty I’d be tempted to point the finger at our idea of success. We have somehow married ourselves to an idea of success that doesn’t have anything to do with wholeness – as though the two concepts could be considered completely independent of each other. We define success largely in terms of acquisition: acquisition of money, power, honors, learning, and more money. We can chase after success and entirely neglect our basic calling to become whole; and if in that chase our wholeness has to take a hit – well, that’s collateral damage, just one of the things that might fall by the wayside as we stake out our successes. [Read More...]
I have the great pleasure of speaking with Joanna Harcourt-Smith of Future Primitive four times now. Here are the links for your listening pleasure!
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Dancing With the World - May 31, 2013
The Roots of our Being - July 5, 2013
The Journey of Remembering - August 30, 2013
Informed by Harmony - October 18, 2013
Just released: a video interview with the fabulous Annabel Candy, and a great write-up as an intro. Do check it out!
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