Being a new way

Travel plans

If you look at the pages on this site you will see that I love to travel and I am so excited to be off to Rome in a week. I will be spending 2 months in Northern Italy, Vienna and at the home of...
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Privilege, self-censorship and moving towards acknowledging painful truths.

I listened to the fourth privilege ‘Fishbowl’ discussion on the experience of privilege or lack of privilege from a perspective...
Being a new way

Focusing to achieve something whole and new

Last night, as part of my Focusing Trainer’s course I listened online to our guest lecturer Jim Strohl, of all...
Being a new way

Dancing in the Dark

Today I attended First Light’s 20th event in Hong Kong, like yesterday’s event it is a dance which takes place...
Being a new way

Dancing without Drink with Daybreaker

Today I had my first experience of a Daybreaker event.  And I loved it.  Daybreaker is a chance to practice...
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Matrifocus, Patriarchy and the UK Election

With the UK election finally here I am hoping and longing, though not trusting for an election result that we...
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A strange kind of silence in Hong Kong

In Hong Kong the advertisements are everywhere and they are not very subtle.  This is starkly true in political campaigning...
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Celebrating NVC Practice Group

This afternoon we met for an hour and practiced applying Classical NVC to a difficult issue. Of course we tried...
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Billionaires to the rescue?

My Facebook feed has been full of people delighted to hear Bloomberg promise to meet America’s Climate Change commitments and...