So Many Choices!! What should I pick?

Tim Hurson Random

by Ian Rosenfeldt So you’re coming to Mindcamp? Amazing! Whether it’s your first visit, or you’re a seasoned veteran, it can be daunting for all of us when faced with the many workshop selections. “Whatever shall I choose?” “What is the right workshop for me?” “What if I choose wrong?” A number of years ago, I was given some pointers …

More Ithaca

Tim Hurson Random

Thanks, Francois Coetzee, for pointing us to a delightful graphic take on Sid Parnes’ favourite poem, Ithaca by Constantine Cavafis. It’s also a new (to us) translation. Click here to read it… enjoy!

A Conversation about Questions

Tim Hurson Random

The wonderful Zachary Towne-Smith brought this comic strip to our attention via the Mindcamp Facebook page…. and it is SO brilliant we want to be extra-sure that none of you miss it.

Ithaca on the Passeggiata

Tim Hurson Random

Mindcamp 2013 was bittersweet with the very recent passing of our much-revered friend and spiritual ancestor, Dr. Sid Parnes. He is truly Mindcamp’s “grandfather,” a very big part of why Mindcamp exists at all.

“Ithaca” by Constantine Cavafis was one of Sid Parnes’ favourite poems. We feel the experience of the Passeggiata carried a little of this vibration. Please read, savour, enjoy! Perhaps some memories from YOUR Passeggiata experience will intertwine with the layers of meaning and emotion in the poem.

Remembering Sid Parnes

Tim Hurson Random

We remember with joy, and bid farewell with sadness, our mentor, the great Dr. Sid Parnes. Sid was the catalyst that brought us all together. He was 91.