Pocket Practice with Stacy Sims

From the Hive is a contemplative space where meditative practice meets mindful everyday living. This is a pocket practice with Stacy Sims. At the beginning, Stacy reads an essay called Bird Rock from "The Book of Awakening” by Mark Nepo.  We’re recording outside so you’ll notice some ambient noises but please use those distractions as opportunities to return back to the present moment through Stacy’s guidance. If this sparks an interest check out the entire conversation on Episode 11.

 

11: Stacy Sims - Participating in Unfolding Transformation

Stacy Sims is the founder of City Silence and Mindful Music Moments (citysilence.org). 

If you don't have time now to listen to everything, feel free to to skip ahead to where the meditation begins at 44:30 and then come back later for the conversation. Stacy reads an essay called Bird Rock from "The Book of Awakening: Having the Life You Want by Being Present to the Life You Have" by Mark Nepo.

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Troy Bronsink is the founder and director of The Hive - A Center for Contemplation, Art & Action. The Hive is a nonprofit located in the Northside neighborhood of Cincinnati. Our secret sauce is outfitting people to take up daily practice through 6-8 week peer to peer groups and through events with luminaries in the Arts, Yoga, Community, Spirituality, and more. Check out our website at cincyhive.org for more info on how to get involved. If you have any recommendations or are interested in advertising on the podcast, please send emails to troy@cincyhive.org. 

The music is by Troy Bronsink. 

From the Hive is produced by Joey Taylor.

 

Pocket Practice with Jeremiah Griswold

From the Hive is a contemplative space where meditative practice meets mindful everyday living. This is a pocket practice with Jeremiah Griswold. He shares a meditation from David Deida's Instant Enlightenment. If this sparks an interest check out the entire conversation on Episode 10.

 

Episode 10: Jeremiah Griswold: U-Shaped Journey

Jeremiah Griswold is the founder and co-owner of White Whale Tattoo and has been tattooing for a decade. He specializes in linework, pointillism, blackwork, and woodcut styles. He holds degrees in Literature and Theology in addition to his art training. Check out White Whale at whitewhaletattoo.com and on Facebook and Instagram.

If you don't have time now to listen to everything, feel free to to skip ahead to where the meditation begins at 35:20 and then come back later for the conversation. Don't forget the pocket practice version of this meditation coming next week.

Troy Bronsink is the founder and director of The Hive - A Center for Contemplation, Art & Action. The Hive is a nonprofit located in the Northside neighborhood of Cincinnati. Our secret sauce is outfitting people to take up daily practice through 6-8 week peer to peer groups and through events with luminaries in the Arts, Yoga, Community, Spirituality, and more. Check out our website at cincyhive.org for more info on how to get involved. If you have any recommendations or are interested in advertising on the podcast, please send emails to troy@cincyhive.org.

The music is by Troy Bronsink. From the Hive is produced by Joey Taylor.

 

Episode 9: Teresa Pasquale Mateus - Embodied Care

Teresa Pasquale Mateus is a trauma therapist, contemplative action advocate, and contemplative practice teacher. She is the co-founder and executive director of The Mystic Soul Project which centers people of color voices and work at the intersections of action, contemplation, and healing. She is author of the books, "Mending Broken: A Personal Journey through the Stages of Trauma & Recovery" and "Sacred Wounds: A Path to Healing From Spiritual Trauma" - books that center on trauma, spirituality and healing. You can learn more about Teresa at www.teresapasqualemateus.com and www.mysticsoulproject.com. Mystic Soul's first conference is this January 11-13th in Chicago. Check out the website for more details and to apply to join!

If you don't have time now to listen to everything, feel free to to skip ahead to where the meditation begins at 36:00 and then come back later for the conversation. Don't forget the pocket practice version of this meditation coming next week.

Troy Bronsink is the founder and director of The Hive - A Center for Contemplation, Art & Action. The Hive is a nonprofit located in the Northside neighborhood of Cincinnati. Our secret sauce is outfitting people to take up daily practice through 6-8 week peer to peer groups and through events with luminaries in the Arts, Yoga, Community, Spirituality, and more. Check out our website at cincyhive.org for more info on how to get involved. If you have any recommendations or are interested in advertising on the podcast, please send emails to troy@cincyhive.org.

The music is by Troy Bronsink. From the Hive is produced by Joey Taylor.

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Mini Episode with Mickey ScottBey Jones

From the Hive is a contemplative space where meditative practice meets mindful everyday living. This is a mini episode where Mickey ScottBey Jon discusses being a woman of color, her practice, and what it looks like to respect culture and tradition. It sits at the tail end of the episode from Episode 6 of From the Hive. If this sparks any interest, check out Episode 6 or join Mickey in her guided meditation on the Pocket Practice.

 

Mini Episode with Rabbi David Burstein

From the Hive is a contemplative space where meditative practice meets mindful everyday living. This is a mini episode where Rabbi David Burstein discusses holding sacred containers for himself in the context of his own practice. It sits at the tail end of last episode’s conversation with David. If this sparks an interest check out the entire conversation on Episode 8 or join David in his guided meditation on the Pocket Practice.

 

Episode 8: Rabbi David Burstein - Holding Sacred Containers

David Burstein is a Rabbi, experiential educator, and spiritual director of all sorts. A second portion of this interview will be released in subsequent weeks where he discusses holding space within his own personal practice. Check out his website (rabbidavidburstein.com) or contact The Hive to be connected to David.

If you don't have time now to listen to everything, feel free to to skip ahead to where the meditation begins at 29:50 and then come back later for the conversation. Don't forget the pocket practice version of this meditation coming next week.

Troy Bronsink is the founder and director of The Hive - A Center for Contemplation, Art & Action. The Hive is a nonprofit located in the Northside neighborhood of Cincinnati. Our secret sauce is outfitting people to take up daily practice through 6-8 week peer to peer groups and through events with luminaries in the Arts, Yoga, Community, Spirituality, and more. Check out our website at cincyhive.org for more info on how to get involved. If you have any recommendations or are interested in advertising on the podcast, please send emails to troy@cincyhive.org.

The music is by Troy Bronsink. From the Hive is produced by Joey Taylor.

 

Pocket Practice with Brad Wise

From the Hive is a contemplative space where meditative practice meets mindful everyday living. This is our pocket practice with Brad Wise, the Executive Director of Bespoken Live and Chief Creative Officer at Rebel Pilgrim. The meditation was recorded at a Bespoken Live’s event. Check out the entire conversation with Brad on Episode 7 of From the Hive.

 

Episode 7: Brad Wise - Hosting Vulnerable Space

Brad Wise is the Executive Director of Bespoken Live (bespokenlive.org) and Chief Creative Officer at Rebel Pilgrim (rebelpilgrim.com). The meditation was recorded live at a Bespoken Live event and can also be found on their podcast, Bespoken Live Podcast. Like them on Facebook and follow them on Twitter (#BespokenLive) and Instagram (bespokenlive) to get all the latest news and upcoming events.

If you don't have time now to listen to everything, feel free to skip ahead to 34:23 where the meditation begins and then come back later for the conversation. Don't forget the pocket practice version of this meditation coming next week.

Troy Bronsink is the founder and director of The Hive - A Center for Contemplation, Art & Action. The Hive is a nonprofit located in the Northside neighborhood of Cincinnati. Our secret sauce is outfitting people to take up daily practice through 6-8 week peer to peer groups and through events with luminaries in the Arts, Yoga, Community, Spirituality, and more. Check out our website at cincyhive.org for more info on how to get involved. If you have any recommendations or are interested in advertising on the podcast, please send emails to troy@cincyhive.org.

The music is by Troy Bronsink. From the Hive is produced by Joey Taylor.

 

Episode 6: Micky ScottBey Jones - Contemplation in Community

Micky ScottBey Jones is a justice doula, working with justice leaders, activists and faith communities to sustain their work. Her personal website is mickyscottbeyjones.com and you can find other organizations she's involved with at the following links:

  • thepeoplessupper.org
  • faithmattersnetwork.org
  • evangelicalsforsocialaction.org

If you don't have time now to listen to everything, feel free to skip ahead to 32:14 where the meditation begins and then come back later for the conversation. Don't forget the pocket practice version of this meditation coming next week.

Troy Bronsink is the founder and director of The Hive - A Center for Contemplation, Art & Action. The Hive is a nonprofit located in the Northside neighborhood of Cincinnati. Our secret sauce is outfitting people to take up a daily practice through 6-8 week peer to peer groups, through events with luminaries in the Arts, Yoga, Community, Spirituality and more. Check out our website at cincyhive.org for more info on how to get involved. If you have any recommendations or are interested in advertising on the podcast, please send emails to troy@cincyhive.org.

The music is by Troy Bronsink. From the Hive is produced by Joey Taylor.

 

Pocket Practice with Science Mike

From The Hive is a contemplative space where meditative practice meets mindful everyday living. This is our pocket practice with Science Mike, the bestselling author of Finding God in the Waves, host of the podcast Ask Science Mike, and co-host of The Liturgists podcast. Check out the entire conversation in the full length episode published on Episode 3 of From The Hive.

 

Pocket Practice with Erica Jago

From The Hive is a contemplative space where meditative practice meets mindful everyday living. This is our pocket practice with writer, designer, and yoga teacher Erica Jago. Feel free to check out the entire conversation in the full length episode published on April 25th.

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Episode 4: Daniel Rechtschaffen - Mindfulness in Education

Daniel Rechtschaffen (danielrechtschaffen.com, mindfuleducation.com), is the author of the book, The Way of Mindful Education. Daniel grew up at the epicenter of Western mindfulness where his parents joined Jon Kabat-Zinn in the founding of the Omega Institute. In our discussion, you'll learn how his path evolved from the Omega Institute to psychology to school counselor to his current wellbeing work. If you don’t have time now to listen to everything, feel free to skip ahead to 30:07 where the meditation begins and then come back later to the conversation.

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