Gil Friend’s Blog

The turn of the year, and why we’re here

  My 2011 New Years greeting still seems appropriate, 12 years later: Let me start by wishing you joy, love and fulfillment in the new year, and thank you for your commitment to the mission we all share, in these dangerous and challenging times. What is that...

Listening to Others. • Between Worlds. • Join me Wednesday!

I'll be brief. It's a big week. Chanukkah, Winter Solstice, Christmas. A World Cup final for the ages, The January 6th committee wrapup (and criminal referrals?). A "sweeping [international] deal to protect nature." And our monthly Living Between Worlds call. (Why?...

“The Polycrisis” — and Living Between Worlds

Please join me at noon (PDT) tomorrow (Wednesday, September 21) for our monthly exploration (our 22nd!) of the challenges of "Living Between Worlds—with grace, dignity, and power." Register here. (And before joining, be sure you've updated your Zoom client. Here's...