Posts Tagged ‘Buckminster Fuller’

If You Think Being R. Buckminster Fuller Was a Challenge, Try Being His Ghost: A Report on Summer Doings and Travels of Bucky’s Legacy

A few weeks ago, I occasioned to wonder what the ghost of Richard Buckminster Fuller is doing these days. I am now ready to report.
For my younger readers, I may need to explain exactly who Bucky Fuller was. I wish I could. I’ve never really understood exactly who—or what—he was. If you believe in reincarnation, [...]

If You Really Want to Know What I Have Against “Motivational Experts,” I’m Glad You Brought the Subject Up

Four of the most egregiously unfair and misused words in this language are “You can do it.” And I’m guilty at abusing them, too.
Because in using those words to urge our children or employees or students or anyone else forward in the performance of a task they’ve not done before or at which they are [...]