TJ is a Vancouver based writer, performer and director of new theatre pieces. He's participated in ninety or so theatre and comedy festivals in Canada, the US, Australia and the UK. He has six published plays and a humour book. He's also interested in movies, literature, television, comic books, history, science, spirituality, tai chi, technology, food and the Enneagram. He generally juggles a dozen projects at a time. He thinks more people should read the books of Barbara Ehrenreich, Gabor Mate, David Mitchell, Dan Savage, Mark Kurlansky, Miriam Toews and Brian Michael Bendis.
Facebook friends weigh in on where to start with these two great artists.
The big question in Ian McEwan's novel Solar.
With a short quote from Mark Twain
From his book From Wild Man to Wise Man: Reflections on Male Spirituality
A solo a capella rendition of a traditional song that would make a convention of devils weep.
From her autobiography Unbearable Lightness.
It's more than just a hit musical about a witch.
Is this reboot working? What do two loyal readers think?
How much do we love The Wizard of Oz as a culture? Here's how much.
Domestic violence and sexual subjugation - and from indie female artists with integrity. What gives?
What does the recent Spiderman reboot (ten years after the first film) reveal about the human spirit?
Try some shredded zucchini and potato pancakes. Easy to make. Delicious. Good for ya. Different.
Their music often reveals their love of physical pleasure, intensity, and control of their own lives.
Scientist Rupert Sheldrake investigates if there's anything to that feeling that someone's looking at you, or dogs seeming to know when there owners are coming home.
A brief summary of the Holy Idea connected with the Devil's Advocate personality type, as described by Sandra Maitri.
Photos and videos of the lit up night sky in the middle of Canada.
Feed a machine a credit card, get a bike. Anywhere south of Bloor.
The hairstyles and clothes of 2002 don't look dated like 80s fashions do, but this sure does.
A look at the dark and compulsive side of supporting one's team.
Because it fulfills a need that goes back to prehistory. So says Barbara Ehrenreich.
- Tom, great to see this inquiry out in the world! Thank you for asking these questions of us all. Loved… Written by Kristina King Meta-Sangha, Infra-Sangha: Or, Who is this "We" Kimo Sabe?
- I love this conversation because I’m involved with the Integral Center in Boulder (formerly Boulder Integral). We have a mission… Written by Michael Porcelli Meta-Sangha, Infra-Sangha: Or, Who is this "We" Kimo Sabe?
- I like the infra-sangha Tom! (thanks for making a link to our article) With love, Ria Written by Ria Baeck Meta-Sangha, Infra-Sangha: Or, Who is this "We" Kimo Sabe?
- Great Job! Written by Bonnitta Roy Meta-Sangha, Infra-Sangha: Or, Who is this "We" Kimo Sabe?
- David thanks, that's a fantastic quote, really captures in pithy form many of points being made in the essay. Tim,… Written by Trevor Malkinson Rhizomatic for the People- Notes on Networks and Decentralization
- One more resource to add regarding Rhizome. A friend just turned me on to this, a short book posted online… Written by David MacLeod Rhizomatic for the People- Notes on Networks and Decentralization
- Thanks Tim, I should probably read that Smil book. We should also throw Dr. Charles Hall's name into the mix.… Written by David MacLeod Rhizomatic for the People- Notes on Networks and Decentralization
- Hi Trevor/David I'd have to add Vaclav Smil's 2005 book Energy at the Crossroads to the reading list. For mine… Written by Tim Winton Rhizomatic for the People- Notes on Networks and Decentralization
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