The editorial policy of Kosmos is somewhat different from those of other journals. We invite our contributors because of the quality of their being and their authentic passion for a relevant topic. I am so excited when the articles arrive. I feel life in them and they compel me to expand my circle of concern and to search more deeply.
Kosmos salutes Mark Gerzon for living his life as a global citizen and for his remarkable skills in facilitating large-scale global change. His pioneering work in developing global leaders will be a model for future generations.
Have you ever been in a turbulent thunderstorm on a dark, rainy night when suddenly a bolt of lightning illuminated the hidden landforms and human-made structures? In a flash, for a microsecond, you experienced what had been invisible. You were made aware of the realities that surrounded you, some friendly, others hostile.
Integral spirituality is the experience of a Sacred, embodied, evolutionary “now”, speaking through us in multiple voices. It incarnates all facets of our lives, inviting past and future into one moment. Integral spiritual practice, then, seems to be a consummate, persistent inquiry of many shades and shadows extending throughout life.