Street Giraffe Drawing Board

“Dialogue is a conversation…the outcome of which is unknown.”

~ Martin Buber

Muhammad Mahdi Karim

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Arnold Lakhovsky –The Conversation (circa 1935)

“Most conversations are simply monologues delivered in the presence of a witness.”
— Margaret Millar

Read the writer/writing that introduced me to NVC:


Say it Right – Tricycle by Katy Butler


John Kinyon’s

3Chairs Project for Difficult Conversations That Change Our World

Vision & Mission

The vision of the 3Chairs Project is a critical mass of people around the world working together to respond to the challenges we face, and creating a peaceful, healthy, and sustainable world.

The mission of the project is people having difficult and important conversations — personal, work, political — using a “3 chairs” structure and process that brings mindful awareness, compassion and collaboration to these conversations. It’s about hearing and understanding each other in our differences and our pain, without needing to agree, and connecting at the level of our shared humanity to contribute to one another’s well being. It’s about having conversations that change us, that create the life and relationships we want, and that move us toward the world we envision… (continues)


Street Giraffe Dispatches

My experiments with truth blog




“Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.”
— Andre Gide