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Hello on the market.
You already know these individuals who stroll right into a room and appear to know discuss to everybody? Individuals who carry a pure sense of belonging with them, who don’t seem to query their place in teams?
I’m obsessive about these individuals.
Firefly is constructed on the love of language and tales… however even deeper are the questions of belonging.
What does it imply to be a human alongside different people?
How will we create environments that decision in individuals’s pure urge to nurture, have a good time, and amplify one another’s items?
And the way can we do the restore wanted when belonging will get wounded?
That is the stuff that sends our crew into conversations that would final for weeks. They usually’ll preserve lasting for weeks, as a result of we’ll by no means totally perceive these items, although we’ll at all times be working to.
I believe that beneath the layers, nobody actually is aware of belong.
All of us have belonging wounds. We stock them into each room, even when we’re good at hiding them. After we write in teams, after all they arrive out.
Sharing inventive work requires a belief fall into the arms of others. It insists that we consider — a minimum of for a break up second — that there’s a spot on the earth for our voices. That religion can really feel not possible, and exhilarating.
So, hello. From my belonging wounds to yours.
Each class we run is an experiment in belief and neighborhood. How far will this group go? What obstacles will we uncover? We are able to’t predict what’s going to occur. We are able to’t solely management it. However we will maintain the container, with processes, care, and deep consideration. It’s superb what can occur in that house.
I need to reside in a world the place extra individuals know the sensation of getting their voices acquired, heard, and cherished. I need to begin that right here, in small methods, small teams, small moments, after which hope it weaves into the larger cloth that holds us all.
Small targets, proper? 😉
We’re excited to create these areas for you, and with you.
So, hello. 👋 Let’s do that messy work collectively.
We reside in a world the place persons are creating robotic palms to simulate hand-holding. We want one another, imperfect, confused and attempting, simply the way in which we’re.
In it with you,