Peace is conflict

We often think about peace as an idyllic state of being where there is tranquility, and there is an absence of conflict. The problem with this view of peace is that it runs

The Forge

"You have to understand that people have to pay a price for peace. If you dare to struggle, you dare to win." - Fred Hampton The Hero's Journey is a story telling schema

I will be what I will be.

אֶהְיֶה אֲשֶׁר אֶהְיֶה In the Torah, in the Exodus Scroll; Moses recounts his encounter with his ancestral deity. In his recounting of the events, whilst

The eye of the storm

I'm generally not one to write about personal matters, to myself--or publicly. However, recently I've found that writing helps me distil my thoughts. What were disperate ideas become coherent thoughts. What was unclear

Live long; don't die at all

My previous essay explored why some organisations die slowly or not at all. One outcome of that exploration was the identification of organisational culture as the primary driving force for institutional longevity. Strong,