Autobiography of a Silicon Valley Savior ⛔️💪🏻🌍

Mark Henson: The Winner. The last man standing looks over his field of glory, death and destruction.

My Story: Confessions of a White Dude Who Tried to Save the World

The Eye of The Beholder

Stage I Winning [Games & Sports]

Sell sell sell! Is the investor-in-fleece style that old?

Stage II Winning [Academics & Good Life]

MTV Cribs: a documentary TV program that features tours of the private homes of the rich and famous.
Drunkenly walking off an early am flight to Spain during study abroad

Stage III Winning [Social Life]

Brother Dunn on a Saturday afternoon. Photo taken shortly before Occupy protestors came to campus, and I silently stood on the side of the Wharton people, including a fraternity brother who started a “Get a job!” chant.

Stage IV Winning [Entrepreneurship]

Me supporting financial inclusion in Indonesia in 2014

Stage V Winning [Self Actualization]

It was now up to me, to redesign the home screen of the planet to protect and promote human flourishing, and scale that to five billion smartphone users, as soon as possible.

The first humane startup and smartphone interface.

Stage VI Winning [Saving The World]

My first live TV interview on Fox 29 Philadelphia
Team Humanity: super heroes x super computers
Golden God kissing the sky at Burning Man 2018. “The very medicine intended to get rid of our selfish attachments can actually create even more virulent versions of the selves we were so desperate to transcend in the first place.” — Jamie Wheal, Recapture The Rapture
DoubleBlind: When Acid Makes You Feel Like Jesus. Perhaps the only reason I didn’t think I was the Messiah was because I didn’t even really know what that was, having never learned about Jesus or scripture (have you ever read Genesis? Talk about words creating worlds). But even if I didn’t grow up in a Christian context, I inherited its narratives through forced assimilation into Western culture. And thus was prone to replicate its tendencies without awareness of them. We live amidst a strange convergence of Western ideas of trying to be God = a sin, and Eastern ideas of humans have the potential to become like Gods.

Stage VII Winning [XXL Saving The World]

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin was a French Jesuit priest, scientist, paleontologist, theologian, philosopher and teacher.
That was a look for me in Feb 2020. I love this photo. I felt like a rockstar that season. Looking back, it represents a relatively unmoored time in my life.
Source: CBR

Stage VIII W̶i̶n̶n̶i̶n̶g̶ Being [Humbling]

Painting by Fidel Garcia. As I stumbled out of my latest attempt to save the world, I realized that something needed to shift. I had to find ground. I no longer wanted to win anymore. 50+ countries x as many peak experiences later and I STILL didn’t feel whole or in right relationship.

Stage IX Being [Homecoming]

In taking a break from a lifestyle of peak experiences, I found medicine in land, community, home, body, stillness, writing.

Stage X Being [Positioning]

I don’t want or need to start or lead or work on “the next big thing.” I don’t want to be rich. I want richness of life. I don’t want to win. I want to be in right relationship.

I aim to learn, mentor, write, weave, facilitate, make art. To serve and savor > save. To better understand how I am situated and what I am positioned to change.

I want to collaborate with those at the intersections of education, justice, spirituality, technology, business. I want to create educational, healing and integration experiences, for leaders, in nature.

Let’s play!

Teresa West Carter: Higher Perspective

“It’s all stories! What’s left when you die? The stories you told that keep being told, and the stories people tell about you.” –Lewis Mehl-Madrona

It’s not up to you to finish the work,
But you’re not free to cast it aside —
And neither am I, so please remind me when I forget
That it’s not up to me,
And it’s not up to you,
But it sure as hell is on us.

Sarah D. Beller — It’s Not On You (Lo Alecha Song)
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Regenerative Tech | Business | Culture | Life. Co-founder @getsiempo, Digital Wellness Collective, @Wharton Wisdom.

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Andrew Murray Dunn

Andrew Murray Dunn

Regenerative Tech | Business | Culture | Life. Co-founder @getsiempo, Digital Wellness Collective, @Wharton Wisdom.

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