Death is a friend of life

Jenny Connected

In a recent discussion that Iain had with Jordan Peterson, Peterson said that death is a friend of life (in Iain’s words, a friend of being) and a necessary stage in life. There has also been some research to show a declining mother-infant relationship.

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Open Educational Resources and the Distributed Web

Jenny Connected

and went on to say that we need a really easy interface, that is more user-friendly. As with all such developments, it will take time for these developments to become sufficiently user-friendly to be accessible to the average internet user.

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Links of the Quarter: June 2018

How to Save the World

multimedia reprocessed/washed/painted photo produced by my friend Ron Woodall. It’s a collective act of introspection and narrative, record-keeping and expectation, that’s based on our relationship to prior events and the sense that happenings are impending.

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Links of the Quarter: March 2018

How to Save the World

Once the purchase is made, the relationship is over and the poor sucker holding the bag can deal with the fall out. Howe Sound Ballet: My friend Bob Turner captures astonishing footage of seals, sea lions and massive schools of anchovies right in Snug Cove, Bowen Island.

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Painting of Lafayette Cemetery New Orleans #2

Portals and KM

It is amazing the impact of light on both colors and the relationship between colors.  Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 12" square oil painting of the Lafayette Cemetery, New Orleans completed on site.

2018 130

Effecting Change – the Cohesive, Larger Vision

Michael Sampson - Currents

The airplane enables a pace of business, relationships, and sports that sailing ships just didn’t enable. There’s much more to come from Silverside as 2018 unfolds.

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Painting of Lafayette Cemetery New Orleans #2

Portals and KM

It is amazing the impact of light on both colors and the relationship between colors.  Our friend, Spider Murphy, plays banjo at their weekend brunches Here is a 12" square oil painting of the Lafayette Cemetery, New Orleans completed on site. I did a larger one on a sunny day to capture the dappled light.This one is a detail of the larger one now done in full shade.

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Principles focused evaluation and racial equity

Chris Corrigan

For Jake, peace is an endeavour to be worked on collectively and and in relationship and the difference for him was critical. How about these: Work with stories about justice and relationship from the communities that are most affected by the work.

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True Story

How to Save the World

With friends we tell stories about what apparently happened, what we thought, how we felt, to use them as a sounding board for making sense of what happened, to fit it into our Story of Me. Cartoon from poorlydrawnlines. Tell me the true story, about the time when that man.

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Networking to Find Better Work

How to Save the World

Step 2: Map your Personal Contacts network (basically everyone you know that you have a significant current or past relationship and/or known shared interests with, “anyone who would readily take your phone call”).

2018 46

Tuesday Ryan-Hart’s work on power

Chris Corrigan

I was gifted with the chance to witness the development of her work since the very moment she encountered our community and I want to speak to it now to name that it has influenced my own ideas about power, relationship, grace and multiplicity.

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Walking away from facebook

Chris Corrigan

Facebook in engaged in undermining democracy and articles I was reading in 2018 pointed to their intentional and unintentional aiding and abetting behaviour with respect to the elections and democratic engagement.

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