Purpose + Potential

The definition of purpose is an intent; a desired result or outcome. Purpose is a navigational tool – imagine a metaphorical North Star;...

Sustainable Development - Concept Expansion

The adjective-noun sustainability has a bevy of meanings depending on the context and person using it. As an adjective it is describing...

Definition: Rights

Note: Previously published in the Dictionary of Ethical Politics (2009) Project of Resurgence and Open Democracy The concept of rights...

Definition: Sustainability

Note: This was originally published in 2009 in the Dictionary of Ethical Politics - a Project of Resurgence + Open Democracy....

Short-Term Rentals - What About The Meme?

On July 12, 2014 we opened our Airbnb short-term rental when we hosted our first guest, a young woman from Edmonton attending the World...

Sustainability, And Then What?

Imagine our world without meaning. It would be like a world without soil. Fortunately, Ecology Action Director John Jeavons knows how to...

My Purpose

My higher purpose is to optimize the conditions for all life to self-actualize. I envision a development pathway that artfully continues...

Sustainability is Not a Destination

Development as we know it is a conformist agenda stemming from Victorian values poorly hinging on preferential interpretations of...

Creating A Sacred Livelihood

Since 1993 I have practiced Nia, a somatic movement technique comprised of 52 principles to teach people body-centered awareness. In...

Conviviology

To formulate a theory about a future society both very modern and not dominated by industry, it will be necessary to recognize natural...