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Oh, The Places You’ll Go At Burning Man

In the late 70's I participated in Confests in Australia (see Confest 79). The tradition of such alternate festivals has continued. Burning Man in the US is perhaps the leading example.


There are people who have a profound impact on your life. As I was writing Navaratri I realised that the first section of the book owes a lot to one person, Kathy Hickson. And for this reason I will dedicate the book to her. I first met Kathy at a national meeting of DTE held in northern NSW. It was the meeting that led to the resignation of Dr Jim Cairns (over the direction of DTE - I wrote the letter asking for his resignation). We clicked almost immediately, but I lived in Melbourne and Kathy lived in Sydney. We [...]