Beowulf and the Banker

Podcast version of the below text (8 minutes). The Old English poem Beowulf, perhaps more than any other story, might be the antidote to the poison of business-as-usual as lockdown eases and world events scream for change. It is a story for everyone – shareholder, chief executive and lobbyist included. Whether we realise it or not, humans…

The Backstory

The below ten minute video is the backstory and subtext to a novel I wrote for this very moment in evolution as Earth gives birth to something new . . .

An Economic Depression or a Better World?

If leaders are imaginative and bold enough there need not be a crippling economic depression as we pass through the Covid-19 pandemic . . . I’m sharing a brief economic section that didn’t go into the last piece I wrote on initiation, ‘Ivan’s Choice’. This is the left-brain aspect of what I was addressing. It’s…

A Letter from Nature in Challenging Times

I feel the need for a broader, deeper story to hold what is currently going on in the world. On March 18th there was an interesting article in the Guardian, Tip of the iceberg: is our destruction of nature responsible for Covid-19? The essence of the article was how the continued urbanisation of wild space, forcing…