Reimagine Aging with Purpose and Engagement with Richard Leider and David Shapiro

March 6, 2024
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Free Listening, Interviews
The truth about aging is that everyone, everywhere, is aging, whether we like it or not. We need new models and a new story of what it means to be old because the anti-aging mindset is pervasive in Western culture. Lieder and Shapiro point out that with each passing moment,…

Crazy Wisdom For A Crazy World With Wes “Scoop” Nisker

July 19, 2023
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Wes Nisker
Free Listening, Interviews
A conversation with Scoop Nisker is a funny, smart, enlightening foray into physics, spirituality, and the oddities of life as we know it. In this wildly entertaining yet informative interview, you’ll hear a new spin on atomic theory, meditation, politics, evolution, and more. You’ll even hear a song about the…

Finding Voice For Authentic Conversation with Terry Tempest Williams

December 21, 2022
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Terry Tempest Williams
Free Listening, Interviews
Terry takes us on a whirlwind tour of what it means to give voice to our own authenticity. It requires deep listening and fertile silences. She encourages us to speak “Mother Tongue” – speaking from the belly rather than the mind. She laments that in Western culture “the language of economics…

Weaving The Fabric Of The World With Our Stories with Rebecca Solnit

August 5, 2020
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Rebecca Solnit
Rebecca Solnit discusses how all of us are connected to one another as though we are threads woven into the fabric of the world. Storytelling is an important part of creating this fabric. Every story is a thread that weaves itself into the universal fabric. Solnit points out that we…

The Public Purpose Of Art with Arlene Goldbard

April 29, 2020
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Arlene Goldbard
We’re on the cusp of a paradigm shift, a radical change in worldview that will thrust art and culture onto center stage. What does that mean? How will the world be different? What is the rising spirit of the times and how is it being expressed in art? Arlene Goldbard…

Thoughts to Get You Through The Night with Phil Cousineau

April 22, 2020
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Phil Cousineau is a Renaissance man who has been able to maintain a wonder and awe about life which has stoked his creative fires for many decades. For him, the night is a companion for creativity. He describes how civilization arose from sitting around a fire in the night, “Before the…

Joy And Happiness Are An Inside Job with James Baraz

August 1, 2018
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James Baraz
Life is not a destination; it is a fluid movement. It takes practice to overcome the daily stresses that make us dense, concretized, and armored. Baraz gives us many steps that we can take to help life move through us as a blessing. He says, “I’ve always felt that having a…

Why We Love Our “Stuff” And The Stories It Tells with Lisa Tracy

July 4, 2018
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It is hard to let go of things – so much so that in the U.S. we spend more than twenty billion dollars a year on self-storage units. Besides dealing with our own stuff, many of us are finding we are also dealing with our parents’ and grandparents’ stuff as…

Outliving The Limitation Of Our Personal Stories with Gangaji

January 24, 2018
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The stories we tell ourselves about who we are, our childhood, our memories of the past, our life in the present, are like clothing we put on. These narratives provide us with endless hours of entertainment. Sometimes they’re horror stories and sometimes comedies. But do these tales tell us who…

A Deepening Year In Solitude with Robert Kull, Ph.D.

August 30, 2017
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Robert Kull
What would lead a person to choose to live alone for a year on a small, remote island off the coast of southern Chile? How would one even go about planning the enormous logistics of such a stay? What is it like to truly notice how, as humans, we are…

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