This is a letter I sent to Canada’s newly designated Governor-General, Mary Simon, who takes office on July 26th, 2021.

Badge of the Governor General of Canada

Dear Mary Simon, Governor General-Designate,

Congratulations on your appointment, and may I offer you my best aspirations and intentions for success and effectiveness in your role on behalf of all…

The Open Dojo is a governance pattern that responds to the question: how to hold an open space that acknowledges the sacred, in the context of a secular and diverse society?

An unintended consequence of the separation of church and state in secular societies has been that the sacred has…

Mark Szpakowski

Noosphere geek, sentient dad, earth cadet, call-by-future

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