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Transformation and the Great Unknown

What should I be doing to change the world today?

What should I be doing to change the world today, you know, at least make it better? That is the question knocking around inside my skull this morning. It is another morning of never being enough however, good or worthy … Continue reading

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Resiliency — a poem by Allison Burnett, and Reflectiions

Resiliency I’m weary of resiliency. I want the kind of heart that breaks The way a wafer cracks in two — Along a fault.  Mine merely aches And bends, as does an autumn twig, Which, drenched by April rain and … Continue reading

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Sleeping with Rumi: Two Kinds of Resilience

It is true. I slept with Rumi last night. Yes. It is true too that he wears a beard and that after a January’s week of being alone in a remote mountain cabin, I now sprout one too. But that … Continue reading

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Improve Your Disaster Personality

The Wild Resiliency® model is first an attempt to identify certain keystone processes of Life itself, and secondly an attempt to apply these processes to the field of resilience thinking. This approach is informed by the indigenous observation and inherent … Continue reading

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Varieties of Resilience — The Resiliency of a Victim

There must be as many varieties of resilience as there needs for it: excuses for not changing, hungers for thriving, and invitations for transformation, evolutionary calls for mutation and development…. There is a territory in The Wild Resiliency Keystone Processes … Continue reading

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Resiliency Invitation & Challenge

This is a long one, so I recommend sitting down with a good cup of coffee or tea first; I’ve got a bit of territory to cover, and I don’t know about you but I live in a world that … Continue reading

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Resiliency’s Shadow — Domestication!

Everything has a shadow, even resiliency. Have you ever noticed how resilient a shadow can be? They’ll follow you with fluidity wherever you go, molding and adapting and adjusting and morphing and shapeshifting themselves with ease to the landscape you … Continue reading

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Hello world!

This blog is dedicated with gratitude to all those who have supported, nurtured and challenged me along the journey. My intention here is to honor and strengthen the breath of life within, and within all my relations as well. “Namaste.” … Continue reading

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