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Light and Flow

Bassett Creek

This is a narrated story of my desire to introduce more light and more flow into my life.  I went for a walk by a creek where I received a most delightful and unexpected surprise…a gift of light and flow! … Continue reading

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A Dynamic Wholeness

A Dynamic Wholeness

For more than 30 years I have referred to the T’ai Ji symbol often in my work. Seemed like a good time to say a bit about how it serves us to understand whole systems dynamics. This is what I … Continue reading

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The Sound of Walking

The story begins with my arrival at a refugee camp near Al Gedaref in The Sudan in January of 1985. As the story unfolds, it is really about questions I still hold today – of how best to make a … Continue reading

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Digital Shapes of Harmony 2012

These images were drawn in 2011.  The formations (with one exception) appeared in England during the summer of 2010.  Each image accompanies one of the months for the 2012 calendar.

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Virtual Learning and Peer Coaching as Leadership Development

Butterfly

Creating an virtual atmosphere of deep consideration where relevant, authentic questions are brought to light for collective exploration is a powerful means of conscious, ongoing leadership development.  Also, it offers an example of how we can use technology effectively to … Continue reading

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Sitting in Our Urban Forest

By Cedar Lake 2010

This short video is a ‘story’ of my walk to my sitting place by Cedar Lake in Minneapolis on August 5, 2010. I participated in a project called “Terra Places.”  It was sponsored by The Powers of Place Initiative and the Terrapsychology … Continue reading

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Walk in Beauty

Photos of a walk on August 15, 2010 by Cedar Lake in Minneapolis…just 5 minutes from downtown.  Lots of green and yellow.  It is set to music of the Native American traditional prayer, ‘I Walk in Beauty.’  

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Home Sitting Places…My Desk and Our Yard

Fawn on Lawn

I have taken literally hundreds of photos of birds in all seasons right through my office window.  Not only do they like the feeders that are only a foot from the window but also, they like perching on the fence.  … Continue reading

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SteppingStones…The River of Life

Over time, we step from stone to stone in the rivers of our lives.  Using the river as a metaphor for life experiences, power, wisdom, and flow, this digital story of place suggests some of the SteppingStones we touch during … Continue reading

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APOD Meets Monty Python

As a daily practice, each morning I view the Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD).

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Uncultivated Spring…in Our Urban Forest

Robin

   

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Cultivated Spring…In Our Neighborhood

   

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Place and Wholeness at Genesis Farm

Place and Wholeness Genesis Farm

Photos taken at Genesis Farm, Blairstown, NJ during September 2010 of 1) Earth as Nature, 2) Human-Fashioned Earth, and 3) Our Human Community  

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The Nature of Order: Making Places / Portraits of Our Human Community

Genesis Portraits

  The community of people who lived together at Genesis Farm in Blairstown, New Jersey from September 30 to October 3, 2010.

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The Nature of Order: Making Places

Genesis Farm

 Several days at Genesis Farm in Blairstown, NJ, exploring Christopher Alexander’s The Nature of Order with folks of The Powers of Place Initiative.  

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Enchanting Encounter, Precious Place, Beautiful Banff

Please enjoy a glimpse into the wonderful beings – human and more – who participated in our “Place-Based Leadership” conversation in this precious place.  

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Digital Shapes of Harmony 2010

Shapes of Harmony 2010

 

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Digital Shapes of Harmony 2009

Shapes of Harmony 2009

 

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Digital Shapes of Harmony 2008

 

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Digital Shapes of Harmony 2007

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Digital Shapes of Harmony 2006

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Digital Shapes of Harmony 2002-2005

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StoneCircles 1

  1 – ALLOW THE WATERS – Bikini Atoll, Marshall Islands / 12 – A NEW SEASON – Mecca, Saudi Arabia / 33 – SUPERIOR SUNRISE – Superior Upland, MN USA / 44 – SPRINGTIME – Lourdes, France … 1 … Continue reading

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StoneCircles 2

  2 – EARTH’S GENTLE TOUCH – Sierra Nevada Mountains, CA  USA / 18 – MERRILY WE ROW ALONG – Ol Doinyo Lengai, Tanzania / 27 – DEEP SEAS – Atlantic Ocean / 43 – RUBY ROSE – Rome, Italy … Continue reading

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StoneCircles 3

  3 – ESSENCE ON EARTH – Rotorua, New Zealand / 20 – STARS SHINING BRIGHT ABOVE – Serpent Mound, OH USA / 25 – ANCIENT FUTURE – Canyon de Chelly, NM USA / 42 – RE-LEASE – Borobudur, Indonesia … Continue reading

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