OTHERS WHO ARE CREATING CONNECTIONS

Book Crossing is “the practice of leaving a book in a public place to be picked up and read by others, who then do likewise.... a fascinating exercise in fate, karma, or whatever you want to call the chain of events that can occur between two or more lives and one piece of literature.” Free. Register your book and see where it goes.

http://www.1000journals.com

The 1000 Journals Project is an “ongoing, collaborative experiment attempting to follow 1000 journals throughout their travels around the world.” They start as blank journals, and anyone may add to them. The goal is interaction and shared creativity.

Phototag is a “community photography project where we retrofit cheap disposable cameras with shiny new packaging, artwork, instructions and return postage. Each camera is then passed along to friends and strangers with the request that they take one picture and pass it along to someone else. (Phototaggers can also report on their experiences at our website.) Once all the film is used up, the last Phototagger can simply drop the camera in the mailbox.”

Fun, short, true, non-religious stories about real people who step up to help others. Free e-mail subscription!

http://www.dreamweather.org

DreamWeather Foundation is a nonprofit organization created to restore the vital link between feminine wisdom and social transformation, and to support the network of women working within the emerging model of oneness. The foundation offers retreats, conferences, and seminars around the U.S.

http://www.angelsinthecity.com

Angels in the City provides good news for the global network. They show “readers the world as it actually functions. Real people doing good things ... honest corporations investing in their neighborhoods ... hope and hard work knitting together forces for positive change.”

http://www.andreas.com/berlin.html

Andreas Ramos went to Berlin in November of 1989 to witness the fall of the Berlin Wall. He tells his story of that stunning event.

http://www.pacificplayback.com

Pacific Playback Theatre uses improvisation to celebrate the universality of human experience and build bridges of understanding. They perform in a variety of contexts including theatres, schools, prisons, community celebrations, corporate training rooms and conferences.

http://www.cnvc.org/index.htm

The Center for Nonviolent Communication (CNVC) is a global organization whose vision is a world where all people are getting their needs met and resolving their conflicts peacefully.

http://www.visualplanets.com

Dawn Mandle is a web designer who has a wonderful ability to connect with the spirit and purpose of your web site and transform it into a visual statement.

http://www.womenofwisdom.org

Women of Wisdom is an internationally recognized organization that provides diverse and innovative programs offering women opportunities for personal growth and transformation, including an annual conference on women’s spirituality held each February in Seattle, WA.

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