Restorying with Charles Eisenstein

If there’s one person who has been the Indie Press champion of overthrowing the old story and bringing in the new, it’s Charles Eisenstein.  His name has popped up on my blog a couple of times for his inspiring articles in Resurgence, so when he made his appearance in Edinburgh, post-New Story Summit, I promptlyContinue reading “Restorying with Charles Eisenstein”

Restorying with Drew Dellinger

The New Story Summit was held at Findhorn in Northern Scotland last week, and some of the story activists in attendance have been heading home via Edinburgh.  Drew Dellinger came through last Tuesday and I had a chance to hear him perform his poetry and share his reflections on Western culture at St John’s Church. Continue reading “Restorying with Drew Dellinger”

Being 11th is Good Enough

The story of not being enough runs through our society, from individuals up through the organisations we create then back down onto people again in a perpetually reinforcing circle. The organisation I am embedded in right now is the University of Edinburgh. This university came 11th in the Times Higher Learning World University Rankings 2012-2013Continue reading “Being 11th is Good Enough”