The official friendly informal launch of Ten Directions is scheduled for 5pm September 30th, only two weeks away. Before I take the stage at Bodhi Tree Bookstore in Mt. Hawthorn before the assembled legions of my fans (provided it doesn't rain that day) it has occurred to me that they will be expecting for me to say something meaningful. "Uh, thanks for coming. Enjoy the biscuits." Sorted. Although for many that might be preferable, after some contemplation I've decided to
In Ten Directions the world economy in the 22nd Century runs on 'Ecos' which are a credit based on the common good produced by a efforts to restore the health of the Earths climate and ecosystems. A group of parents-teachers-friend volunteers, Maia Maia, at local schools actually managed to implement this crazy idea and one of the local schools, Coolbinia Primary, won the United Nations in Australia Environmental School award by incorporating those ideas in their curriculum.