I’m Kim, a writer, author, designer, artist, yoga and meditation instructor, trained as an architect, living near Montréal, Canada.

MY NEW BOOK:
The Modern House Bus is now available for order (published by The Countryman Press).

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  • Date
  • May 10, 2017

#4. The universe is an oracle

“The universe is an oracle, an instantaneous feedback loop that is a living revelation of itself, and it is speaking symbolically, just like a dream. Literally.” — Paul Levy Another thought as to why we need to pay close attention to the details, the insignificant-looking ones, the ones that require our full presence of mind …

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  • Date
  • December 15, 2015

In Memory of John Trudell (1946 – 2015)

Indigenous activist, poet and writer John Trudell passed away last week on December 8, 2015. His voice will be missed around the world. I previously wrote about his courageous activism, encouraging us to act in non-cooperation with a capitalist system that is slowly killing the planet — and our humanity. Once again, in my daily …

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  • Date
  • July 29, 2015

All Aboard a Sinking Ship

Changing course in the middle of a slowly unfolding disaster is no small feat. Our society is a great system of systems, all of which work against the self-realization of the individual toward freedom, true community and happiness. Even worse, it commodifies everything. Everything. Not just the air, water, land and animals, but is this mindset …

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  • Date
  • December 21, 2014

The Globalization of Addiction

Addiction is a hotly debated issue; is it a brain disease as some contend, or is it a collection of compulsive behaviours that arises from a psychological process, a forging of maladaptations to deal with emotional or psychological trauma. Others, like Canadian psychology professor Bruce K. Alexander, posit that the rise in addictions of all kinds …

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  • Date
  • March 28, 2014

“I Am Not a Leader”: Russell Means

Plenty of food for thought, written by American Indian Movement (AIM) activist and controversial figure Russell Means in a 1980 cover story for Mother Jones: Distilled to its basic terms, European faith—including the new faith in science—equals a belief that man is God. Europe has always sought a Messiah, whether that be the man Jesus Christ …

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  • Date
  • January 12, 2014

Happy 2014!

A belated Happy New Year’s post! Starting it off with much well-wishing for anyone who reads this, and for their loved ones, and on and on. Interdependencies; as they say in yoga practice, “may all beings everywhere be happy and free” (Lokah Samastah Sukhino Bhavantu): May all beings everywhere be happy and free, and may …

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  • Date
  • December 2, 2013

“The universe is the body of God, and God is still learning”

The sixth man on the moon, Edgar Dean Mitchell, talks to Ascent magazine’s Sarah E. Truman about looking at spiritual experiences from the point of view of quantum science. SET  What aspects of quantum science? EM  The quantum attributes that we are concerned with are entanglement, coherence, resonance and non-locality. The important part is that information is understood as a …

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