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Future First: Tomorrow Is In Our Hands

As the United States continues to move closer to becoming a corporate police state ruled by greedy capitalists (like the Koch Brothers) and their corporations / stockholders hungry to capitalize on precious resources and subjugate our peoples (thanks to the … Continue reading

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Completions, Wonder & Emergence

And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair. ~Khalil Gibran Our lives in seasonal flow embrace this autumnal time as one of wind, change, letting go, and … Continue reading

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Seven Emergent Questions in Giftivism

Nipun Mehta, a friend and colleague in ServiceSpace community circles, recently returned from a four-month journey through India sharing Giftivism. He wrote an inspiring blog post sharing his travel stories about seven emergent questions that came up during his visit, … Continue reading

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Hummingbird Day

looking down the palm tree driveway toward entrance by greenkozi This afternoon I walked with my companion dogs Jimmy and Alice to one of our favorite destinations in the neighborhood just a long block away — Central Reservoir Park, a … Continue reading

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A Mug Suitable for a Queen

One of my greatest joys in life is working with clay and glazes to create hand-built ceramic pieces. Here is my newest creation “A Mug Suitable for a Queen” commissioned by a friend. Lately I’ve been into making these unusually … Continue reading

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V Day! Turning a Train of Thought Upside Down

Taking A Stand For Love Today is V Day! Valentine’s Day! Validation Day! Self-Love Day! I’m celebrating the power and strength of the love in my heart and all around the world! Let us honor and validate ourselves and one … Continue reading

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Visionary Bridges to a Life-Serving Future

Sandhill Farm Community In the autumn of 1988, I visited a small, family-based, egalitarian, income-sharing, intentional community in northern Missouri called Sandhill Farm for the first time.  It was instant love and a solid match for my idealistic, homesteading dreams. … Continue reading

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How to Become Open Collaborative

Alpha Lo is a brilliant and becoming social architect and a colleague in Gift Economy circles. He writes Open Collaboration Blog: we are birthing a new we. The blog is an intertwining of his ideas on open collaboration with the … Continue reading

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Universal Foundations to Wellness

January is National Financial Wellness Month. In collaboration with my mentor, Coach Helene Van Manen, we focused in on this theme during this first month of 2014. It’s a great time of year to take a fresh look at our … Continue reading

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Mini-Retreat Into Freedom

What makes you feel free and what does freedom mean to you? I cherish the freedom to make autonomous choices and to live my life as I choose. I love that I have co-created the freedom of living a retreat … Continue reading

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