IT IS FORTY past five. I’m in Hanoi. The time is good to pause and write. ‘Trust the process’ I tell all our clients and the people who are signing up now, in a more personal way, to get ‘in’ on things we do around here behind the scenes. It’s not for everyone but it’s […]
DK are on the road. Indefinitely. Again. Putting all the stories together in-situ, both for friends, for editors I know and whose work to help me make things better is very much welcome and valued, and for the guests who are part of our online forums and are subscribers to our online community, S P […]
TOMORROW IS ‘N’. ‘N’ Hanoi: NARRATIVE. What are the stories we tell to the world? Which ones do we tell ourselves? Framing the space. But… really? Tomorrow? Tomorrow. Yes. Hm. Let me let that sit for a moment. It took one year to invite 16 people, people who committed with a ‘ticket-yes’, for ‘N’ London: […]
SOME OF THE PEOPLE reading this page today will recognize what this means. The poll. Where the people who say ‘yes’ to an ‘N’ event work together to mutually agree on a date. At the time of this writing, we have 6 people ‘in’ for the same date for ‘N’ Hanoi. WHICH SIX, and which […]
At the time of this writing, we have 4 people ‘in’ for ‘N’ Hanoi.
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‘16N‘ if you are hearing about this for the first time, is a conversation salon. A very specific kind, in which 16 people whose paths have never crossed will connect once, but briefly. In a city that has an ‘N’ in it. To discover together more in hosted conversation space about a topic that starts […]
Description ORIGIN: ‘What is fromness?’ is inspired by ‘Ask me where I’m local’ by Taiye Selasi: ‘When someone asks you where you’re from … do you sometimes not know how to answer?’ (Watch the talk here.) Selasi speaks for “multi-local” people. In other words, people who feel at home in the town where they grew […]
IT IS TIME to go to Viet Nam again. A lot of conversations in virtual space, lately. About Ha Noi, and ‘N’, and what that is. And why we’re doing it. ‘You know, if you want people to be interested in what you’re doing, you should show that you are doing it because you get […]