Blog - "at the edge of inside"
I've shared this blog posting https://norabateson.wordpress.com/2017/01/19/leadership-within-the-paradox-of-agency many times and in many places as it captures elegantly so much of the bullshit of popular media and cultural commentary about the challenges and urgency...read more
i often notice patterns. Today, walking the beach in Newport Oregon, I noticed both the big and the small, the near and the far - depending on where I was looking - my perspective. As it is with life in all it's forms, sometimes we see the interconnections at a...read more
I live here, 4 blocks from this beach on Dallas Road and so I am reminded daily of living on the edge [at many levels]. And I've been thinking about edges in many contexts...and how I 'walk' along the edge. Here are some musings: I often make a choice to go to the...read more
The New York Times opinion page, AT THE EDGE OF INSIDE, by David Brooks, in June 2016, resonates so profoundly with me. I live at the edge! I'm involved and part of a number of organizations and initiatives, but I'm not often at the core. And it's a unique...read more
Fish don’t know they are in water. Similarly, we human beings do not often consciously distinguish ourselves as social beings in relation to the cultures and environments of which we are a part. Yet the complexity shapes and frames our worldviews. In the past year, I...read more
It's Spring, a time for reawakening, the return of colour, growth and beginnings. I'm launching this website as my expression of coming 'back to the world'. My 'world' is, a hub of relationship and connection, grounded in collaboration, dialogue and service. In the...read more