On silence

On silence

Listen. The tick of the clock the call that doesn't come the refrigerator's hum clack stop the unsaid word. It is not silence we fear but the meaning we give it. Silence is a container we fill with worry fear anxiety. An imagined reality we create perhaps to prepare for the worst. Silence is a [...]

let go

let go

Release. let go. the widest vantage point has no fixed handrail. Take the backward step turn into another world. another culture, country, life. each step a wider view. set down baggage as you go. the journey is too long to carry it all. the path to enlightenment is littered with the debris of worthless trinkets [...]

Home

Home

I am at home  where the sea shimmers, mountains scrape the sky or sand dunes shift  across the earth. – My soul was a bird once do birds have homes like we do? a fixed sense of place perhaps an aroma, a memory, a history. – Could "home" also rest in movement, the breeze on [...]

Symmetry and wholeness

Symmetry and wholeness

My entire life has been characterized by a yearning for wholeness. My career in strategy and all my business writings have focused on this idea of moving from fragmentation to coherence within organizations. And now I am seeing how much that external narrative characterized what I needed to do inside myself. The world "out there" [...]