Entries by Ken Fields

The Importance of Human Connection

Brene Brown’s 20-minute TedTalk in June of 2010 is an excellent presentation on the importance of human connection and the power of vulnerability, based on research and her inspiring tales of stories gathered from experience, analysis and insight.  

Above All Others

Every nation flies their flag high up at the top of the pole. Underneath the national flag may fly the flags of states, counties and cities. Every nation sees itself as at the top. And yet, above every nation is the Earth, our world. The Earth (and the air, and the water, and the power […]

The Only Home We Have

Carl Sagan’s short video ‘Pale Blue Dot’ is a beautiful exposition of our little place in a huge cosmic field and touches the core of our essential responsibility as a species, towards the only home we have….  

The Emergence of Homo Ecos

The Emergence of Homo Ecos is on The Horizon The Tree of Humanity has deep roots in the soil of this our world, our planet, our solar system; this tree has been around a long, long time; many limbs have burst forth and limbs from them, flowering branches and twigs of humanity’s many manifestations through […]

The War On Worry

We like to go to war on things we think are wrong or bad; the war on drugs, the war on poverty, the war against crime. We need to have a war on worry because worry is wrong and bad;. It is one of the most common debilitating thought processes in which we engage, often […]