What’s this? It’s my system map of our current social situation. Looking at the relationship between elements often brings clarity because you see a system, a set of relationships, rather than just isolated parts. Your system map might be different and either of ours might change with time, but here’s how it looks today.  The

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A Simple Map for Where We’re At

Watching the Covid drama and it’s many themes is like watching a blockbuster movie. Emotions flow through us quickly reflecting the drama we’re seeing. But this isn’t a movie. It’s real life human drama. All dramas have twists and turns. Great dramas have enormous twists and turns that somehow also make human sense. Great dramas connect

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A Revealing Question

​​This is a ​short version of an essay that​ speaks to what we ​DON’T see when we’re looking at our confused, fallen and awakening world. It’s the seed idea for my book Evolutionary YOU. —————— ​​This is a ​short version of an essay that​ speaks to what we ​DON’T see when we’re looking at our

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The Singular Place of Dual Blessing

(Part 1 of 2) When you don’t speak out it’s a millstone around your neck. It plugs into a sense of shame and unworthiness, the feeling that your voice isn’t worthy of being heard. From there it’s just a hop away to the sense that “my experience doesn’t matter.” And that’s almost the same as

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The Shame and the Gift

Summary: Although we’re responsible for our health, in a dangerous time there’s a powerful pressure to hand it to the state. The state can’t take care of us. State control isn’t at an end. It may hardly be at a beginning. The way forward is based on a psychological / spiritual capacity that is outside

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Self-responsibility for Covid

It’s been a while since I’ve written. Truth is I was seriously rocked by the lockdown and the response to Covid. And that very much included my own response. I became mute and struck dumb. At first I couldn’t imagine why I wasn’t offering any writing or offering groups for the first time in years.

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Dissenting on the Covid narrative