Walk in the Woods

2019-02-19T23:40:39-07:00

Love is hugely misunderstood, but closely related to harmony and balance, and grows from those things. Love is the topic of this piece, as reflected in the balance of the forest. I’ve created an audio file to bring to you some of the ideas and associations that came to me during this walk. I’ve titled it “Walking.”

Walk in the Woods2019-02-19T23:40:39-07:00

An Entirely Airborne Life Form

2019-02-17T23:29:02-07:00

"A long time ago, before I can even remember, I saw a picture of a balloon-like animal conjectured to live in the atmosphere of Jupiter. That image caught my imagination, and stuck with me... and now I have

An Entirely Airborne Life Form2019-02-17T23:29:02-07:00

Relaxation Story

2019-02-17T23:54:21-07:00

"And after a while we found ourselves on the racked and dusty, beat-up logging track, crested a hill and dropped our packs above to a briar-choked creek bed. We repacked, ate some food, and wondered

Relaxation Story2019-02-17T23:54:21-07:00

Seeing Stars

2019-02-17T23:53:30-07:00

"We talk about the lifetime of a system as the time over which it works, between its beginning and its end, and for stars that shine this is a long time. "What does it mean

Seeing Stars2019-02-17T23:53:30-07:00

Sleeping Out

2019-03-05T02:56:11-07:00

"Have you ever looked at something without seeing it, only later to find that you were looking at it all the time? Have you not suddenly 'seen' your keys or your cup of coffee after having scanned the room for the tenth time? How many times will we look into the dark night sky before we are able to see what's in front of us?..."

Sleeping Out2019-03-05T02:56:11-07:00

The Radical Notion of Natural Education

2019-02-15T17:17:25-07:00

"The Wolf Kids program is an outdoor learning environmental experience. It has little in common with institutional education or the modern teacher-student relationship. (Jean-Claude's) traditional mentoring-based program aims to create a cultural reintegration of individuals,

The Radical Notion of Natural Education2019-02-15T17:17:25-07:00

Sorcery For Scientists

2019-02-18T00:37:43-07:00

An exhortation to expand your understanding beyond the bounds of reason. Presented at MIT, 2011, at the Memorial to Jerome Lettvin. "Our scientific world view is rooted in the power of governments and corporations. A

Sorcery For Scientists2019-02-18T00:37:43-07:00