Vocabulary of Transformational Festivals Movement

September 22, 2013 at 4:50 pm

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No one makes it to Burning Man

September 22, 2013 at 4:48 pm
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It’s pretty obvious to a Burner when the media makes uneducated references to Burning Man.  What’s worse is that it is so often portrayed simply as a drug fueled bacchanalian free for all, without the context of the culture of Burning Man.  (hence problems described in There and Back Again). This article, 10 years old, is still pretty much the best illustration of how shit goes down at Burning Man, as well as the journey […]

There and back again.

September 22, 2013 at 4:22 pm
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Happy New Year everyone.  I’m back from my mostly annual pilgrimmage to that thing in the desert and ready to kick some major ass.  I did drop off the radar there for a while – new job, a dance project, health problems, and the usual insanity of prepping for BM.  I’ve also rethought the structure of this blog and am going to try and focus more on getting all the old school stuff up first, […]

Burning Man Sucks! 10 Reasons to Stay Home

July 18, 2013 at 8:31 pm
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Definitely agree with this list.  And totally going anyway.  I’ve learned to handle my shit (more or less).  More specifically, how to not give a shit.   Also mood stabilizers help immensely  Playa virgins heed thy warnings though!  I’ll have to repost Captain Hindsight’s Lessons from Burning Man (2011 and 2012). Burning Man Sucks! 10 Reasons to Stay Home | Burners.Me Burning Man commentary blog.  

Event: Wearable Tech Discussion/Prototyping in LA with Anouk Wipprecht

March 19, 2013 at 8:17 pm

From Fashioning Tech: We are incredibly excited to be hosting Anouk (anoukwipprecht.nl), a leading fashion tech designer and innovator. She is going to be in Los Angeles working out of the LA Makerspace from March 19th until April 18th! During her time here she is going to be working on a large wearables project for a famous car brand. Firsthand we’ll be able to see a master at work as she works through her design, prototype […]