In the Time Before Money

The following is a chapter from Money, Sex, Power & Faith. Order your copy in paperback or for Kindle! “When tillage begins, other arts follow. The farmers therefore are the founders of human civilization.” – Daniel Webster                    Before 9,000 BC, from what we gather, there was no use of money. …

Two To Tango

The following is a chapter from Money, Sex, Power & Faith. Order your copy in paperback or for Kindle! “Everything in the world is about sex except sex. Sex is about power.” – Oscar Wilde There are some who say there is a battle between the sexes, and judging from the …

The Economy Should Flow Rather Than Grow

As I’ve been working on my latest book, tentatively titled Money, Sex, Power, and Faith: The Convergence of Culture, I have been weaving my way through the history of our civilization, somewhat following the path left by Charles Eisenstein in his book The Ascent of Humanity. As I read his …

Can We Develop Homes For People Instead of Profit?

Although it has become common practice in Sarasota, as it has in so many other expanding American communities, there is a problem with the “build it and they will come” residential development model, one that is contributing to the breakdown of community spirit and the lack of affordable housing. Should …