Archive for September, 2015

A Design Narrative for Three Days

Posted by Tenneson Woolf on September 26, 2015

Last week I worked with my partner Teresa Posakony, three good people from The Athena Group — Faith Trimble, Paul Horton, Steve Byers, and one “apprentice,” Ali Kingfisher who has worked many years in government, who is already a gifted host. Our offering together was a 3-day, The Art of Participative Leadership: Building Cultures of Read full post

Rays of Hope: Reflections on the 2015 Hollyhock Summer Gathering

Posted by Lynnaea Lumbard on September 8, 2015

Deepening Community: Finding Joy Together in Chaotic Times was this year’s Summer Gathering theme, taken from the title of Paul Born’s new book on community. The Summer Gathering is a 29-year old experiment in deepening community hosted by NewStories team members Rick Ingrasci and Peggy Taylor. Part exploration of ideas and strategies and part summer Read full post