Posts tagged: burning man

My Burning Man TED style talk – 3Cs … Confidence, Clear Direction and Communication

Covering a brief overview of my background, I explain what I believe to be three key concepts, (starting 4:28m) the 3Cs of Confidence, Clear Direction and Communication in a short TED style talk. These are very useful for achieving more of what we want and minimising what we don’t want. Focusing on communication, I also […]

“A magnet ever receives energy from the direction of its generation”

  This is true. I read this today when reviewing Dante’s perspective on desire and thought it a lovely illustration of the importance and worthiness of living true to our values. Our actions diligently describe our values far beyond what our heads ever tell us, although our minds sometimes disagree. There are activities we pursue […]

Friday June 6th, 2014 in , , , , , , | No Comments »

Bush Surgery and Burning Seeds … Australia’s answer to Burning Man

I have yet to put finger to keyboard for my story about Burning Man this year other than the article the ABC picked up of the adventure I had with a luxury 5 course meal in a desert, however right now Burning Seed is fresh in my mind so I’m going to write about that. […]

Sunday October 13th, 2013 in , , | 4 Comments »

Gifted a candlelit luxury five course meal … from a stranger in a desert!

68,000 people surviving in a hot dusty desert, Black Rock Desert in Nevada was the last place on earth I expected an invitation to a five course meal from a stranger, yet that’s what happened. Every year there is an experiment in temporary community dedicated to radical self-expression and self-reliance. People contribute to each other […]

Saturday October 12th, 2013 in , , , , | No Comments »

Burning Man – 7 days in a desert …

Burning Man is a unique art-induced desert festival held once a year in Nevada. As I sit here on this comfy couch in an exquisite private hillside haven, the lighthouse of Byron Bay is winking its eye at me across a motionless ocean. The twinkling Milky Way shares it’s magic with occasional shooting stars and […]