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Human to Human is a daily blog, Monday through Thursday, on which I post current learnings (taking sporadic weeks off to write longer pieces or to rest). Posts are 300-500 words, often with photos, intended to be read in five minutes and inspire reflection, individually and communally, on varied aspects of participative leadership practices, insights, and human to human depth.

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On Circle, Getting Simple

With circle, my friend Meg writes in the forward to this book,

  • “…consummate practicality for how transformed communication can change the way we work together…”
  • “…application that is both deep and transcendent…”

Yup, I relate to that. It’s good and honest translation of something that can feel like high in the sky mystery, brought to realness of mud on the… Continue reading

Abundance and Availability

I love this time of year, for one reason, because of the tomato harvest from my backyard garden. They just keep coming as the later summer and early fall sun offers ripening each day. The littlest that look like cherry tomatoes are actually “Roma.” Noticeably packed with flavor and great for snacking.

I also love this poem below, by David… Continue reading

On Coaching Self

A couple of years ago my oldest child, my daughter, was transitioning form her college life to a choice of professional job. She was making a pretty good list that highlighted pros and cons of two main choices available to her, that were quite significantly different. She was, like most of us would be, trying to be quite predictive, wishing… Continue reading

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