22 Sep, 2018

Learning about “Offering” in Esalen

2019-02-12T09:03:20+00:00September 22nd, 2018|Sabbatical, Travel|

One of the first items I put into my "Sabbatical" Trello Board of life dreams was to do a course in Esalen, Big Sur. A few years into starting Skimlinks, it became apparent that we needed to have a US base to cater to our American clients. As one of the co-founders, the mantle of responsibility

6 Jun, 2018

Feasting in Oaxaca

2019-03-10T11:11:35+00:00June 6th, 2018|Sabbatical, Travel|

After kicking off my Sabbatical in Esalen, I then flew down - via Los Angeles - to Oaxaca, Mexico. It would be the start of the Mexican leg of my Sabbatical, and one which - at the outset - I was the least looking forward to. Not to say I wasn't looking forward to

23 May, 2018

Why I love the sea

2019-02-11T20:47:25+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Random musings, Ruminations, Sabbatical|

This post was written in my journal, while sitting on a bench overlooking the Pacific, during a week-long workshop on Offering to the Divine at Esalen (I wrote about the overall experience here). This rumination on the sea is quite beautiful, and probably the only piece of writing I'll share publicly from that week.  I've