Here’s the talk I would have given at this year’s Prosperos Assembly held over the recent Labor Day weekend. It’s short and sweet: “We are so privileged to have this teaching (Translation, Releasing the Hidden Splendour, Crown Mysteries, 4th Way, Find Yourself and Live, Lucid Dreaming and so on), to know ourselves (to the best … Continue reading “My Assembly talk” by Mike Zonta, H.W., M.
Ned Henry January 15, 2021 · nedhenry.medium.com Just want to say that this blog is open and public. If it’s boring to some folks that’s OK — it’s just my daily life since it’s changed with a cancer diagnosis. So I’m putting it all out there little by little in chunks as they come to … Continue reading My Cancer Journey 1/15
Westin Long Beach Hotel, September 2, 2018 Companions at the Crossroads: We seem to have been stuck at this crossroads for several years now. But not to worry. Some of us have found a way forward. For over seven years now a group of us began listening to the Find Yourself and Live tape series … Continue reading “Companions at the Crossroads” Prosperos Assembly talk by Mike Zonta, H.W., M.
Calvin is on the right. When I made my Oath* of Mentorship in the Prosperos, which I did not do lightly (12 years in the process) I did so realizing that our community can be truly empowered to overcome any obstacle by sharing our ideas, resources, and information with one another, under the context of … Continue reading “My Oath of Mentorship” by Calvin Harris, H.W., M.
We all sense that power is shifting in the world. We see increasing political protest, a crisis in representation and governance, and upstart businesses upending traditional industries. But the nature of this shift tends to be either wildly romanticized or dangerously underestimated. There are those who cherish giddy visions of a new techno-utopia in which … Continue reading Understanding “New Power” by Jeremy Heimans and Henry Timms (hbr.org)
Monday, September 5, 2016 – 5:45 p.m. I’ve just looked down at my phone, there is a text message, that just said “Thank you for this life changing weekend.” I smile, I am feeling the exhaustion from all that had lead up to and during the Assembly weekend. I felt touched that someone would text … Continue reading PROSPEROS ASSEMBLY 2016 JOURNAL ENTRY 3 by Calvin Harris, H.W., M.
By Calvin Harris, H.W., M. Saturday, September 3, 2016 – 9:45 p.m. My thoughts are reeling about what has transpired thus far, as I attempt to quiet myself for sleep. and yet the mind feels fully awake reviewing all that has occurred today and yesterday. It is the end of day two of The Prosperos Assembly … Continue reading JOURNAL ENTRY 2 the PROSPEROS ASSEMBLY 2016
Psychedelics are back in vogue after decades in the wilderness. now they could kick off a radical transformation of mental health care. By Kevin Truong – Assistant Managing Editor, San Francisco Business TimesAug 20, 2021 (bizjournals.com) More than a half century after the Summer of Love, the Bay Area is once again a center for a new psychedelic … Continue reading FROM A CRIME TO A CURE
Community UpdateAugust 2021HERE’S WHAT’S HAPPENING! Upcoming ClassesDear students and friends, Our Summer series of online Foundation classes went very well! It was wonderful to welcome students from around the world. We’re now in the process of planning an exciting Fall series, as well as some other unique offerings. To learn more about these … Continue reading Prosperos News & Activities – August 2021
Zide Door’s informational pamphlet includes the disclaimer that “Magic mushrooms are not for everyone.” (Kevin N. Hume/The Examiner) ‘They are guiding us into something ineffable’ Jul. 26, 2021 3:30 p.m. (SFExaminer.com) By Don Lattin NEWS NEWSLETTER THE CITY About 25 masked members of Pastor Bob’s flock gathered in a light-filled sanctuary tucked behind a small … Continue reading Psychedelic spirituality: Inside a growing Bay Area religious movement