Author Archives: Shariff

2nd Attempt: San Antonio Slides

If at first you don’t succeed… blame PowerPoint! Or WordPress… or SOMETHING! I have no idea why the slides did not open properly for some of you (and worked okay for others). This time, I’m sending the slides as a … Continue reading

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Unity of Portland – Workshop Slides – 25 June 2017

To download a copy of the slides used in the workshop at Unity of Portland on 25 June, 2017, please click on the link. Unity of Portland Workshop – 12 Gl Challenges – S2L 02 (presentation version) This web page … Continue reading

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Feeling Despair; Taking Action

The problem is that Donald Trump represents the caterpillar. (And Hillary Clinton represented just a different caterpillar.) The solution is that we need the BUTTERFLY… Continue reading

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From Cape Town to Northern Thailand – In Search of the Tooth

… My teeth have been a source of shame and humiliation for me, from the time they first came in…. Continue reading

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Thailand Writing Retreat: An “Uneasy Rider”…

The second unplanned event anti-writing event took place here: a car pulled out right in front of my motorbike on the busy streets of Chiang Mai… Continue reading

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A New Year’s Resolution…

My New Year’s Resolution is to write… about writing…. Continue reading

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Orlando… Dallas… Nice… Baton Rouge… Have You Noticed a Pattern?

Just when we think we can’t get worked up any more, something even more horrible comes along… Continue reading

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Envisioning a Positive Future… Part 2

backcasting and through casting… Continue reading

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Envisioning a Positive Future… (Part 1)

I said, “Name one book of speculative (“science”) fiction that provides a positive future for humanity…” Tom Atlee named three… Continue reading

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Synopsis of the Series: “The Metamorphosis of Humanity”

Book One – 2015-2035. Book Two – 2055-2085. Book Three – 2085-2125. Continue reading

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