Category Archives: Personal

Question: Oregon or Florida: Where will I be in September?

Answer: Florida in November Update, Saturday, November 21, Ocala FL (original post was in July in Portland OR): I have updated this post with minor edits. Videos and documents linked in the original post are no longer available. They are … Continue reading

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A Bifurcation Cascade: Evolution @ AlderStone3.com

Yesterday, I posted a new blog post on the home page of this site.  I’ll eventually migrate it here — to the blog section of the site — but for now, I wanted it on the home page. Why?  It’s … Continue reading

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Alder Stone & Ermah Ge: Evolution in Spring, 1015

This post contains some of the most exciting news for me and Ermah Ge that I’ve offered since arriving in Maine in summer, 2010.  Ermah Ge – the education collective that I founded in 2013 — is about to make … Continue reading

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Rockland Maine: Ermah Ge’s New Home

Since arriving in Maine in July 2010, I’ve been on a quasi-nomadic quest for the ‘optimal’ city  – a mythical concept – as a home for my work and my educational collective, Ermah Ge.   I’ve learned that the best … Continue reading

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Fundraising, Stability & Earth 1

Updated September 26. Summary: I’ve moved to Belfast ME, and have launched a fundraising drive to help launch my new course Earth 1, both live here in mid-Maine and in ‘live’ online seminars using a webinar format called Mikogo.  I’m … Continue reading

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AU’s & AUP’s : An Irreverent, Relevant Tangent

Summary: This essay is about people that I irreverently label with the acronyms AU’s & AUP’s about which I’ve learned – often the hard way – during three decades as an educator, why they are disruptive to learning, and why I … Continue reading

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Springing toward Spring – 1

Summary:  This post is part 1 of 2 in an attempt to weave several, seemingly unrelated topics into a coherent, relevant story about what I’m doing with my life so far this year, where I want to go from here … Continue reading

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12.12.12

This is the first draft of my post for December 12, 2012 or 12.12.12. I’m getting about the task late in the day – midnight approaches: it’s 11:55 pm, which also happens to be my birth time – so I’ll … Continue reading

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There’s something happening here.

What it is ain’t exactly clear. So begins one of my favorite songs of all times, “For What It’s Worth” by Buffalo Springfield. But this post is not about music.  It’s about things happening in my life, mostly professional  – … Continue reading

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The End of the Long Vacation

The idea for this post – which may be the first of a series – popped into mind recently as I walked to a morning meeting at a nearby tea/coffee shop, Selah’s Tea.  In my day pack was Dianne Dumanoski’s book … Continue reading

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