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ashen-venema's picture
May.08.2013
The buzz of web-traffic can be exhilarating, a universe of stimulation, stories, advice, facts and know-hows. We put our name out there, mingle with travellers, seek adventure, share our thoughts, fulfil a task, meet like minds, exchange or sell something, and hopefully find synchronicity,...
arlene-goldbard's picture
May.02.2013
Where have I been, people keep asking. Right here, it turns out, giving birth to two books I’ve been incubating for many months. If you’re on my e-list, you received a notice yesterday that my two new books, The Culture of Possibility: Art, Artists & The Future and The...
ashen-venema's picture
Apr.27.2013
When did you last smile? The question started us going. I belong to a bunch of friends, 10 to 20, who meet monthly. We rotate the facilitation of sessions. People propose themes worthy of engagement. Our April session had the theme of Positive Psychology. The term, coined by Martin...
ashen-venema's picture
Apr.15.2013
Is there merit in unstructured time … what do you think? Is it only for children, is it a luxury, a waste, or an opportunity to shift perspectives, discover your passion, break the mould and loosen up your ideas of reality? I don’t see unstructured time being much encouraged, or its lovely...
shannon-huffman-polson's picture
Mar.27.2013
North of Hope: A Daughter's Arctic Journey came to be published in an unexpected way, which I write about in a blog post at the Quivering Pen (see link). A phrase frequently (though likely erroneously, lest one is satisfied with very loose translation) to Goethe is:   "Whatever you can...
michael-seidel's picture
Mar.24.2013
I'm riding up the other side of the wave now.  Positive energy is waxing strong.  Here we go, for another ride.  It's great getting to the top and being up there but once I crest it and head down...well, I think that's why it's called a downer.  But while I'm up here, riding...
justine-lee-musk's picture
Mar.20.2013
“Creativity is the greatest rebellion in existence.”— Osho 1. The purpose of education is no longer to fit yourself to a career, which might or might not exist (at least in its current form) by the time you are ready to enter it. The purpose of education is to give you the foundation to enable you...
warren-brown's picture
Mar.20.2013
Discover the Art of Lucid Dreaming. Lucid Dreaming is the art of realizing in your dreams while you are dreaming, that you are dreaming. When you are able to know in your dreams that you are dreaming, theh you can control your dreams to do the most fantastic things in your dreams like flying and...
ashen-venema's picture
Mar.16.2013
  Following an eight-months labour of love, between my co-editors, the Archventures group, and contributing writers, a small edition of 250 beautiful copies of a book were published in 2010 – Heart of a Sufi – A prism of reflections on Fazal Inayat-Khan (1942 -1990.) As of...
anastasia-m-ashman's picture
Mar.12.2013
    My GlobalNiche.net partner Tara and I have been talking about entrepreneurship for several years. We started with the creative kind, where you use your intellectual property to fashion a life and work that fits you. We riffed on that, applying entrepreneurship principles to your life'...