Podcast - Episode 7: Lynne Bundesen on feminism, politics, and spirituality (with anecdotes from a storied life)Listen now (63 min) | On this episode I talk with Lynne Bundesen. She is the author of several books on women and spirituality, including the memoir So…
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The last time I was actually in touch with my authentic self, as opposed to searching around for it, or insisting that I was showing it, or resolving w…
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When I think about the qualities of a man, and of manhood, I think about Clark Shutt. Shutt was the director of the Christian Science summer camp I wen…
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And Hunter S. Thompson's Ninth Path
Podcast - Episode 6: Go NorthListen now (13 min) | On this solo episode I talk about two great challenges facing society right now: the first is climate change, and the second is t…
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Greetings from Montreal - My partner and I have been here for the last three days soaking in some culture and eating a lot of the kinds of food you jus…
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I was 40 feet in the air on a climb called Buried Treasure - and frankly wondering what the fuck I was doing there. I looked at the modified bowline kn…
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Hi everyone - Greetings from Rumney, NH. After living here full-time for the past month, I have a few quick thoughts by way of an update: This town pun…
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I was in a bookstore in Concord, NH last week staring at the gender studies section, both in awe and with some jealousy. If I were a woman, and wanted …
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Podcast - Episode 5: Paul Millerd on work, meaning, and navigating life without a mapListen now (53 min) | On this episode I talk with Paul Millerd. Paul went to grad school at MIT before embarking on a traditional high prestige, high e…
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For nearly two years, I worked every day, seven days a week, with no vacation. On Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays through the weekend, I worked my fu…
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