Calling the Banners

  A brand is a closed system. It can be a country, a company, a relationship, or just a little system of one – waving its own little banner. We identify with a brand through symbols that represent what we value. Colours and objects and actions represent what we hold dear. What we are as […]

Gold from the Stars and a Little About Me

I’m currently wrapping up a semester at Simon Fraser University where I study geology (gold), economics (rising and falling empires and fiat currencies) and communication studies (media influence and power imbalances). I’ve been in the publishing field for quite a few years as a publisher, editor and business owner, and am thrilled to be able […]

Shock and Taranchula Days

The fear. Oh the fear. Shock can either overwhelm us to a state of catatonic paralysis, or it can invigorate us to change the world. It all depends on how you experience it. It can be the death of someone loved, a divorce, the loss of a career, an earth event such as an earthquake, […]