Category Archives: Politics

Out Beyond Identities—Again!

Out beyond identities of Democrat and Republican and Independent Out beyond affiliations of Tea Party and Occupy movements Out beyond the economics of privilege and lack Further out beyond the colors of skin— yellow, black, brown, red, white and mixed … 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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Planetary healing through self-realization and spiritual activism

Two of Wild Resiliency’s Keystone Processes were conceived through a reaching for means to help us have  conversations that will make a difference in who we are, and so make a difference in the world of our creation. It seems … Continue reading

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A Change and Hardiness Strategy

The realization of Oneness is the most viable change and hardiness strategy available to us – as individuals, in business, and as a nation. Say what? you ask. Yep. Woody Allen said it this way: “Students achieving oneness will move … Continue reading

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Collective Consciousness, Wisdom and Intelligence Resource Links

Being here is a kind of spiritual surrender. We see only what the others see, the thousands who were here in the past, those who will come in the future. We’ve agreed to be part of a collective perception. — … Continue reading

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A Walkabout into Collective Consciousness

There is a way that nature speaks, that land speaks. Most of the time we are simply not patient enough, quiet enough, to pay attention to the story. — Linda Hogan, Native American author and poet Look deep into nature … Continue reading

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What is the most important question you can ask?

Change is coming, but is it a ripple in the water or a convulsion of our sacred earth, preparing to mourn our passing? — Nancy Wood, We Became as Mountains: Poems of the Pueblo Conquest In such a time of … Continue reading

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Perceptual Agility, Money and the Market

To see the world differently than one has grown accustomed to requires a certain perceptual agility and is a key characteristic of our wild resiliency. That we cannot solve today’s problems, created out of our own successes, through the same … Continue reading

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Today’s Politics and the Human Shadow

There would seem to be literal waves of tension and anxiety and fear moving through the world these days, what with the stock market crashing and a $700 billion bailout of a sitting president and people loosing their homes and … Continue reading

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McCain and Palin’s Resilient Shadow

I write frequently on the shadow side of resilience. What wonderful opportunities abound for a dreaming writer such as I. Yet, I’ve been scrambling for a week to prepare for taking an international group representing 7 nationalities out for a … Continue reading

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