I'm joining Service Space because ... I value having a community with which to practice 'inner work' while engaging in 'outer projects'
A good day to me is when ... I'm breathing :)
My hero in life is ...So many :)
My favorite book is ...So many :)
One thing I'm grateful for is ... Love
Apr 28, 2021, 1 smiles This month's 'Work + Transformation' newsletter is themed Identity Yoga. Wishing you all an expansive springtime! This newsletter- a stretching of self-identity as a growth practice; grief in leadership; the systemic blindspots of the 'emotional intelligence' concept; and further inquiries into listening as a practice.
Mar 29, 2021, 1 smiles This month's 'Work + Transformation' newsletter is themed The Sociocracy Experience. Wishing you all a lovely start to the warm season! This month we explore group decision-making, dissolving conflict, work beyond an office setting, the process of projecting stories onto money, and a closing offering. Grateful as always for your attention.
Feb 17, 2021 This month's 'Work + Transformation' newsletter is themed Consent-Driven Decision Making. Welcome to Work+Transformation! This month touches on broader topics of sociocracy, money work, trauma, and deep adaptation. Enjoy!
Sep 28, 2020, 2 smiles This month's 'Work + Transformation' newsletter is themed A People's Orientation To A Regenerative Economy. Welcome to the fall season! Perhaps the most interesting fall of our lives thus far. This month, a reflection on what regeneration means from a justice lens; engaging with work hours from beyond a westernized lens; and covid-19 as a trauma incubator along with it's impacts. Wishing you strength and spaces for joy as we feel through these rare times.
Jul 22, 2020, 3 smiles This month's 'Work + Transformation' newsletter is themed Connecting Individual And Societal Change. This month we explore research work that one organization (Wellbeing Project) took on over 3 years, and highlight another conversation series that has been inviting hard conversations on living through systems breakdown. Whatever your meta-narrative, I hope you appreciate the diversity of perspective shared here.
Jun 30, 2020, 2 smiles This month's 'Work + Transformation' newsletter is themed The Spiritual Growth Of Wealth Redistribution. Welcome to this months Work + Transformation newsletter. This month we check out some deeper reads on topics broadly connected to the major narratives of this period - pandemic and social equity; along with inner development practices to engage with those topics. Wishing health and heart connection to you and yours.
Mar 24, 2020, 1 smiles This month's 'Work + Transformation' newsletter is themed That Discomfort You're Feeling Is Grief. All stories this month focus on the specific manifestation of the global challenge we are grappling with - covid-19. We're not all in the same place in how we are metabolizing what is happening. May these offerings support your journey wherever you are.
Jan 25, 2020, 1 comments, 6 smiles Last Saturday, we had the privilege of hosting Awakin Call with Bruce Friedrich. Bruce Friedrich is co-founder of The Good Food Institute, a global nonprofit fostering a sustainable, healthy, and just agricultural system by accelerating the production of plant-based and cell-based meat, eggs, and dairy. While earlier working in a homeless shelter as part of the Catholic Worker Movement, a friend gave him a book by a Christian priest that changed his life by helping him realize that “causing pain to an animal is the moral equivalent of causing pain to a human being.” It caused him to become an animal rights activist. Having been "the guy who broke into fashion shows to splatter fake blood on the models wearing fur coats," "he realized at a certain point that his activism wasn’t achieving his goal — getting fewer people to kill, eat and wear animals" and so now is "hoping capitalism ... Read Full Story
Jan 22, 2020, 1 smiles This month's 'Work + Transformation' newsletter is themed Financial Bypassing. Happy 2020! Grateful for your attention in this new year. Hope the topics for this month support your journey!
Jan 22, 2020 This week's Awakin Call guest: 'Bruce Friedrich: Compassion For All God's CreaturesReflection questions: Our guest this week was guided by his Catholic faith to embrace compassion for all living beings and to devote his life's work to ending factory farming for animals. What has been your call to impact and compassion, and how does that manifest in your work?