Tag Archives: neighborhoods

Retirement: So What Is a Pensioner To Do?

NOT SHUFFLEBOARD! So, where have I been? Let me inform you. My last day on the payroll at my employment of 8-1/2 years, WCBE 90.5 FM NPR, was July 28. A modest-sized pension set in, to augment a modest-sized Social … Continue reading

Posted in Leadership thru Trust, Local Community, Occupy Columbus, Possitivity: Work for Progress, Self Improvement, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sports bars…meh!

This will piss off folks. I have disdain for sports bars. There. Two problems: 1) Sports bars are loud, visually chaotic, and take the television consumer to hyper-consumption mode. These herds of bar-goers usually drink cheap, mass-produced faux beer, the … Continue reading

Posted in Local Community | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Who Wants To Live In An Intentional Community?

There is so much appeal for me for the notion of an intentional community. One benefit that I specifically like is the economy-of-scale opportunities for all participants. How do we FIND SUCH A COMMUNITY? Well, this primer is a start.

Posted in Leadership thru Trust, Local Community, Occupy Columbus, Possitivity: Work for Progress, Renewable Energy | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

leaderless leadership

This is an excerpt from my presentation to the Simply Living 2012 Annual Meeting and membership potluck dinner, upon the announcement of the Board of Trustees’  selection of me as Board President. The date was Saturday, February 25 and the … Continue reading

Posted in Leadership thru Trust, Local Community, Occupy Columbus, Possitivity: Work for Progress | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

“Agent of Change” was my gateway to Simply Living

I have been a member of Simply Living for 2 years. For me, it began with my engagement with the Agent of Change class they offered at COSI.  Now it’s available for your growth & development at OSU’s Ohio Union. … Continue reading

Posted in Leadership thru Trust, Local Community, Occupy Columbus, Possitivity: Work for Progress, Renewable Energy, Self Improvement | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Is OCCUPY A Place? Or Is OCCUPY A Space?

We hear a lot about OCCUPY. Today marks one month of OCCUPY WALL STREET. There are now hundreds of grassroots OCCUPIES geographically distributed.   My town,  Columbus, Ohio,  started marching on Oct.1,  established a site presence at the Ohio Statehouse Oct. … Continue reading

Posted in Leadership thru Trust, Local Community, Occupy Columbus, Possitivity: Work for Progress, Renewable Energy, Self Improvement | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Simply Living Members…Meet Available Light Theatre

Here these  two organizations share many values in the town they live in, in the town where they do business.  They both promote a sustainable model of non-consumerism. They both insist on supporting locally owned & operated enterprise. And they … Continue reading

Posted in Local Community, Performing Arts, Possitivity: Work for Progress, Renewable Energy, Social Media Networking | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment