We’ll always have Paris

So street wisdom is back in Paris after more than 100 years.  Let me explain. In the mid-nineteenth century a group of French artists and thinkers started turning to the city streets – rather than rural nature - for inspiration.   So began the Flâneur movement - from 'flâner', to stroll.  Balzac described flânerie as "the gastronomy of the ...

Brisbane breakthroughs – Street Wisdom Australia

A couple of weeks ago, we held our first ever Street Wisdom event in Australia. A small group gathered in the centre of Brisbane on a Sunday afternoon to seek answers and inspiration on the sunny springtime streets. This is Caitlin's story, one of our intrepid first-time participants, who had a revelation about a question she'd been ...

El Camiño di Oxford Street?

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Every year thousands of people trek to Santiago de Compostela in northern Spain on routes that wind through Europe, carved by countless pilgrims and spiritual seekers before them.   It can be a long, long walk.  But that’s the point.  If you’re looking for answers, inspiration and ...