Inviting a Pause

Inviting a Pause

Katie Boone is a colleague of mine who does system change work from her position as Innovation Manager at the Future Services Institute based in the Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota. We were talking the other day about how intentional...
The Wolf You Feed Gets Stronger

The Wolf You Feed Gets Stronger

I wrote this post initially a year ago, but as I look at the information constantly spraying across our monitors and smartphones all day, it’s important to remember that we are in the midst of creating a new narrative for ourselves, our communities and our...
100 Days of Solitude

100 Days of Solitude

Dr. Kathleen Allen asked me to write a second blog from just ten minutes north of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. As I wrote in my first piece, seven Bay Area counties were the first in the country to shelter in place beginning March 15th. As I write this new...