Angry Voters – grown older, not up.

Remember the kids in the back of your teenage classroom? Not bad, just not engaged. Before Zen and yoga became trendy they were pioneers in living in the here and now. History? Homework? How will they… Read More

Need drama? Drop the context.

Have I told you about the time I had breakfast with Bill and Hillary? And here’s another story I may not have mentioned: A few years back, Bolivia refused to let me enter the country. And,… Read More

Which tribe gives you power?

We’re all tribal, usually multi-tribal. Each of our tribes satisfies a need – for security, for personal warmth, for a sense of being part of something greater than ourselves. For some of us, our primary tribe… Read More

What kind of life refuses to live? Is virtual life life?

Way back in the pre-automobile agricultural era, it was rare for people to travel very far from home. While I can’t speak to their interests, I can understand the limiting effects of available transport and employment… Read More

Fear stays home, watches TV. And becomes more scared.

Millions of Americans travel the world without ever leaving home. They fly to self-contained resorts, stay in chain hotels and eat at American chain restaurants. Others enjoy the pampering of cruise ships and the cookie-cutter shopping… Read More