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Traveling to a New America – Petaluma, Ca.

Tweet Last night, Elizabeth and I stopped in Petaluma, California. An open mic evening was being held, open to the community, at the United Methodist Church. There was some really wonderful, thoughtful and original music being presented, and Elizabeth and I had a chance to get acquainted with some wonderful people.  Music and poetry have [...]

Dreams Are Taking Shape

Tweet The world shapes and molds around as dreams solidify within. Not even knowing how, to just keep going is the key to never giving in or up. The brew is coming to a boil.  The dreams are taking shape. You never know where things come from.  People appear, opportunities actualize, doors open in unexpected [...]

Youth – Dream Big

Tweet DREAM BIG Power invests in the self. As long as you navigate the circumference, who you are and who you dream to be remain unexpressed. The center of the circle is at the center. Unleashing this self requires courage and boldness.  It requires faith.  We are here to unleash the genius and power of [...]

Buckminster Fuller, Visionary – Bring Out Your Own Unique Power and Self.

Tweet Buckminster Fuller, American architect, author, designer, and inventor, was the popularizer of “Spaceship Earth” and the “geodesic dome”. Interestingly, he was a grand nephew of the American Transcendentalist, Margaret Fuller, one of the most amazing women of the early American Renaissance, and a close friend of Ralph Waldo Emerson. As a young man, Fuller [...]

Barriers Are Here To Make Us Grow

Tweet Today I came across a very tiny yellow flower that had somehow lodged its roots into a slim crack in the sidewalk concrete. What a lovely flower!  Shining, effervescent, a bold venturer where no other flower would go. All alone, yet seeming to care nothing for that fact.  Enough simply to be. There are [...]

Be A Dream

Tweet Be a dream. Be the unfolding of Transformation. Light from dark, Joy from dead-end Black holes of No light. Wherever you are, Wherever you go, Poles switch from South to north, Laughter bursts Into eruptions of Overcoming, Vision, Eternity, Stars, Suns, Reflections of Yourself. ___________ This year and next, James Hilgendorf is traveling to [...]

“Maybe We Need A New Religion” Revised Edition Published.

Tweet “Maybe We Need A New Religion”, by author James Hilgendorf, has been released in a new, updated, and revised edition. The book was originally conceived when the author read a report of a young ten-year-old boy, who, after being exposed to continuing newspaper and television reports about the fighting going on all over the [...]

Youth – This Is Your Task

Tweet Ours is a time of immense disruptions: The world fracturing along cultural, ethnic, racial, and national lines wars seemingly endemic to our species droughts and winds, polar caps melting rising waters, hurricanes, angry heavens another deadly incurable epidemic threatening around the corner falling incomes loss of faith in governments unbelievable poverty the center of [...]

Traveling to a New America – People Along the Way – East Oakland, Ca.

Tweet Traveling to a New America – People Along the Way Brayan.  East Oakland, California ______________________________ Brayan, what’s your take on America at this time? “There’s a lot of controversy between the rich and the middle class and the poor.  There’s a lot of confusion.  I’m not really certain about how I feel about America [...]

Traveling to a New America – Alameda, California

Tweet Alameda, California. An island community, adjacent to and south of Oakland, of about 75,000 people.  You find a mix of backgrounds here – Caucasian, Asian, African American, Hispanic.  In general, you talk to people, they like living here. I stopped five people at random to ask what they felt about America, a week after [...]