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Michelle Strutzenberger
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I have been a generative journalist and connector with Axiom News for 15 years.
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I dream of awakening the imaginations of children and youth to new possibilities for themselves and their neighbourhoods and communities.
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Michelle Strutzenberger's Blog

Resonate!2017: A Transformation Festival

Posted on September 29, 2017 at 7:57pm 2 Comments

I have recently joined the Resonance Centre for Social Evolution, created by Peter Pula and several partners. They are dedicated to supporting the springing up of what they call resonant communities both through how they bring people together and the stories that are shared. While I know Peterborough, Canada is very distant for many, we would love to have anyone from the Constellation community who is interested join a festival in late October. The calling question for the festival is this:…


The fun, wonder and pure selfishness of listening

Posted on July 25, 2016 at 5:18pm 7 Comments

Good morning! I've been invited to share this blog post on listening, so here it is! I hope you enjoy it! I've also been asked by our dear colleague Rituu how I have used listening in my work. As someone dedicated to lifting up other people's stories, listening is absolutely core to my work. My intention is not just to listen for the facts, but the essence, the energy and the possibility in a person's story. I hope to share more about this in a coming blog post. In the meantime, be well!…


What’s Possible When the ‘System’ and Citizen Action Converge?

Posted on July 21, 2016 at 4:37pm 0 Comments

In Peterborough, Canada, we've had a really neat story come to life where some really life-giving, emergent citizen action has converged with the "system" (aka local government) in a really beautiful way. Here's a short story about how this has happened. Folks in this network may be especially interested in how the citizens group is gathering in a unique way and what that's generating: …


The possibilities for our communities in the new narrative arts

Posted on January 27, 2016 at 8:03pm 2 Comments

When creating the space for communities to come up with their own strengths-based responses to local issues, a big question has to do with telling the story of what's unfolding as the communities move forward. What's the best way to do this storytelling?…


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At 8:47pm on March 29, 2016, Rituu B. Nanda said…

Thank you for sharing your experience in response to Jean Louis blog Michelle. The video indeed conveys the power of conversation, belongingness and shared hope in a neighbourhood. 

At 4:05pm on August 8, 2012, Rituu B. Nanda said…

Lovely photo!

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