4 11, 2014

The Phoenix Generation – Shifts in Lifestyle Choices

By | November 4th, 2014|Blog, Essays|0 Comments

Those whom I refer to as the Phoenix Generation, coming of age over the next couple of decades, will show a marked difference in their consumption – and production – of media. They will be active prosumers of media content, not only consumers. They will actively engage with information, and seek to produce content if [...]

2 10, 2014

The Phoenix Generation – Ushering in an Era of Change

By | October 2nd, 2014|Blog, Essays|0 Comments

A generation of young people is arriving into a world that is more technologically assisted than in our entire history as a species. And they will be arriving with minds that see things differently than we currently do. That is, their thinking patterns will not automatically accept many of our beliefs, ideologies, or our socio-cultural [...]

2 09, 2014

THE PHOENIX GENERATION: A New Era of Connection, Compassion & Consciousness

By | September 2nd, 2014|Blog, Essays|0 Comments

In the years ahead we are going to see great change sweeping through our diverse human societies. Some may say we are in the midst of a 3rd Industrial Revolution.  Yet rather than referring to this transition as an ‘industrial’ one, I consider this profound shift as a Revolution in Human Being – or rather [...]

21 08, 2014

QUANTUM CONSCIOUSNESS: Reconciling Science and Spirituality towards our Evolutionary Future(s)

By | August 21st, 2014|Essays, Writings|0 Comments

ABSTRACT: As a global species we may be in the throes of passing through a transition towards a different state of consciousness. This new state may likely be characterized by quantum properties such as coherence and non-local field information. Such a ‘consciousness field’ would transform how we relate to other people, the world around us, [...]

30 07, 2014

Awakening to Our Empathic Mind (Pt. 3)

By | July 30th, 2014|Blog, Essays|0 Comments

We are going to witness a generation of young people showing a desire for human betterment that will emerge through intensified action for social, political, and ecological change. More and more young people are growing up experiencing social relations that transcend space and time, as well as cultures, national boundaries, and local ideologies. This may [...]

29 06, 2014

Awakening to Our Empathic Mind (Pt. 2)

By | June 29th, 2014|Blog, Essays|0 Comments

The accelerating changes occurring across our planet right now will have no alternative but to force a mind-change on a global and individual level. We are coming together as a global species like never before; despite what we have been shown and told by the mainstream media. We need to view this in both the [...]

2 06, 2014

Awakening to Our Empathic Mind (Pt. 1)

By | June 2nd, 2014|Blog, Essays|0 Comments

The tragedy of humankind is that many of us have little recognition of the powerful conscious energies inherent in our collective psyche. Our propaganda and media systems have been exploiting the mythological images, collective stereotypes, and subconscious signifiers that play on our collective vulnerabilities. Knowledge has more or less trickled down to the average person [...]

27 04, 2014

Freedom – a condition of the human heart

By | April 27th, 2014|Blog, Essays|0 Comments

In my previous ‘Reflections’ article (Toward Synthesis), I noted how the humanistic philosopher Erich Fromm viewed the modern world as suffering from the  contradictory struggle between having and being. The human need to find meaning, well-being, and personal growth was in conflict with a different type of world external to us. For Fromm, the resolution [...]

1 04, 2014

Toward Synthesis

By | April 1st, 2014|Blog, Essays|0 Comments

Happy New Year to you all….as the new year of the natural world celebrates at what we call the spring equinox. Whichever way you look at it, many of us have now entered either the new year, or Spring. The spring equinox is the time of year, in the earth’s annual cycle around the sun, [...]

19 12, 2013

2014: The Next ‘Big Thing’ is US – The Rise of the New Monastics

By | December 19th, 2013|Blog, Essays|0 Comments

The past few years have left many of us waiting around for the ‘Next Big Thing’ - or some grand televised miracle to happen. The world has recently been filled to overflowing with doomsayers and images of breakdown, violence, and corruption. Many of us have been distracted, or sidelined, into indifference. We were told we [...]