Last week I was at an inspiring meeting in the Santa Cruz Mountains. A dozen of us gathered from different parts of the US to continue an exploration of common ground. There's a confluence happening. Especially over the last decade people have been working with different words to explore the same questions: How do we create healthy communities? Communities where happiness is pursued, not consumption. Communities where people live with the graceful bounty of this planet rather than…Continue
Added by Bob Stilger on April 7, 2012 at 11:55am — No Comments
I'm back in Japan. Gathered this weekend, once again, in Kiyosato where we held two major art of hostings in Japan last year. Mt. Fuji still sits with majesty on the horizon. The food is still excellent. The onsen is once again very hot. AND, much has changed.
I've been in Japan for four days. Listening, sensing, trying to understand what is present here -- what is possible here -- that was not possible before.…Continue