Friday the 13th! 3 dreams with the word ‘party’ to inspire magic

Below are three dreams from my journal that all include the word, party. I’ve combined the words with images from stock art. The featured image is from Dead Dave’s Blacklight Lounge, my family’s theme camp, at this years Burning Man. (more photos here) What do you dream about? Can your dreams help you live a more…

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Fire and Life Transformation

At the age of 8 years, a fire burned our home and many others in Santa Barbara, California. The experience significantly impacted how I see the world. Hillman (1997) says traumatic childhood events like fire are clues to understanding an individual’s character and calling in life. The following paragraphs explore a telescoping scale on two…

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Mystic Sisters headed to the playa

The playa, located in Black Rock city is a place in which a temporary town comes alive for one week of the year. Mystic Sisters will be heading here to present gifts and offerings for all who accept. Two performances will occur at the red lightning camp located at 8:30 and Esplanad between 10 and 11pm on…

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BRC prep for 2015 Carnival of Mirrors – Archetypal investigation 

I’m looking into the story theme of temporary  isolated communities for archetypal patterns in expanding on burning man as archetypal.  So far I have collected the following from IMDB; Lost, Under the Dome, Between, Persons Unknown, Wayward Pines, Once Upon a Time, Eureka, Jurrasic Park, Orange is the new Black, Spark, Gilligan’s Island, The Tempest,…

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#BurningMan #Schwag 2013

  People always ask me about the burning man gifting policy. It’s basically the idea that when you go to burning man everything is free. It’s suddenly like you have 50,000 friends who invite you over to their party. You bring gifts for the host and the guest get giveaway bags that are really creative.…

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My 5th year on the playa, 2011 Rights of Passage

Burning man is a huge creative Mecca. People return home, to the playa, for one week each year. Life outside BRC is called the default world and life inside is totally custom. Each year I add a few more costumes and a little more glitter paint to my BRC gear. 2011 is my 5th burn…

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What I need to adventure around Black Rock City…

You never know what is going to happen when you leave camp to explore Black Rock City! Things I take with me… For the Sun, The Heat, The Cold, The Dust, The Darkness…. Transportation($150+): Bike, Lights, Glow |  Water and Food($35+): Camelpak, Snacks | Protection from the elements($100+): Dust Mask, Hat, Sunscreen, Goggles, Boots |…

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