Humanity

Feb
17
Why Leadership Should Not Be a Measure of the Individual Leader’s Character

Why Leadership Should Not Be a Measure of the Individual Leader’s Character

Leadership needs to empower others to act with integrity. It might be a cliché, but “To err is human” is
2 min read
Jan
04
What If I Told You There Is an Easy Way to Feel Incredible —One that also Makes You a Better Person?

What If I Told You There Is an Easy Way to Feel Incredible —One that also Makes You a Better Person?

No, it's not a pill or a drug. The best thing about it is that it doesn'
1 min read
Oct
22
Queering the Lead: Embracing the Power of Unique Stories and Authenticity in Leadership

Queering the Lead: Embracing the Power of Unique Stories and Authenticity in Leadership

Contemplative Reflections, Part 5: Leadership for a more inclusive, conscious, and humane society. Leadership is not just about directing or
2 min read
Oct
02
Embracing the Fluid Self: Reflections on Gender and Identity

Embracing the Fluid Self: Reflections on Gender and Identity

Contemplative Reflections, Part 4: Celebrating diversity, challenging norms, and cultivating acceptance.
1 min read
Sep
15
Contemplative Reflections on Connection, Sex, and Liberation

Contemplative Reflections on Connection, Sex, and Liberation

Part 2: The celebration of diversity to cultivate human connection and understanding. Following my first post in this series, Acceptance
1 min read
Sep
11
What Is the Common Good, Who Controls It, and Why Is It Difficult to Define?

What Is the Common Good, Who Controls It, and Why Is It Difficult to Define?

Nurturing harmony: exploring the fragile essence of the common good. How can we define a common good for all people
7 min read
Sep
08
Acceptance & Belonging: Contemplations About the Challenges and Aspirations of LGBTQ+ People

Acceptance & Belonging: Contemplations About the Challenges and Aspirations of LGBTQ+ People

Part 1: On the fundamental human experiences of societal norms and self-discovery. Several years ago, I published a collection of
2 min read
Nov
07
The Necessity of Appealing to Innate Human Dignity Instead of Furthering Argument and Division

The Necessity of Appealing to Innate Human Dignity Instead of Furthering Argument and Division

Self-mastery is not about agreeing with other people’s opinions or keeping silent — it demonstrates your humility and respect for
9 min read
Oct
06
If You Believe You Can Change the World or Other People, You Are Acting Unskilfully

If You Believe You Can Change the World or Other People, You Are Acting Unskilfully

You need to evolve and be the change to inspire others to follow your lead. For years, I thought I
2 min read
Sep
29
Why “Sincerely Held Religious Beliefs” Are Hypocritical, Insincere, and Killing LGBTQ2S+ People

Why “Sincerely Held Religious Beliefs” Are Hypocritical, Insincere, and Killing LGBTQ2S+ People

The religious right is effectively and self-righteously working to decimate human freedoms and LGBTQ2S+ lives. If you value your freedom
1 min read