Name: Robert D. Shepherd, previously known (at age 4) as Bobbie Dale
Contact: Yes, please
Address: Turtle Island, various liminal interstices in a truly tiny portion of space-time as perceived by certain Third Chimpanzee lifeforms
Position sought: None, but, seriously, thank you
Experience: O yes yes yes! More of this!!!
- Listening, laughter, song, massage, prayer (pardon the redundancy)
- Monkey dance
- Quietness at center
- Being the eyes, ears, skin, paws, cirri, antennae, mandibles, notochords, tentacles, pilifers, ampullae, lateral lines, pseudo-pods, papillae, flagella, and other sensory and cognitive extensions/manifestations of the One
- Disrobing of fruits
- Phase transitions
- Wrapping burritos, veggie sushi, babies (adept)
Of some trees and birds, various kami, past/still present laughing masters, several languages of the guitar
Aie yie yie! OMG, of course!
Trust your Self on this one! LOL.
Curriculum design, pedagogical approaches, open- and crowd-sourced educational materials, linguistics (syntax, semantics, child language acquisition, history of writing systems), hermeneutics, rhetoric, philosophy (Continental philosophy, Existentialism, metaphysics, philosophy of language, philosophy of mind, epistemology, ethics), classical and jazz guitar, poetry, the short story, theater, film theory and technique, archaeology and cultural anthropology, prehistory, cultural history and variation, history of ideas, crazy speculation about the future, sustainability, veganism and vegetarianism, Social Democratic politics, exobiology, odd lifeforms, mycology, Anglo-Saxon literature and language, states of consciousness, systems for emergent quality control, heuristics for innovation
To paraphrase Tom Joad, in The Grapes of Wrath:
And a final note: OK, I’ve been turning over ideas for my next career. What do you think? Beauty influencer on Instagram and TikTok because I’m fabulous that way? Japanese pop music idol? Dirigible driver? Cat wrangler? Crow whisperer? King of Thailand? Masked avenger? Low-wire artist? Rock trainer? (“Sit, rock, sit.”) Alienist? Ghost buster? Yoga pants designer? Poet taster? Evolution research and development engineer? Plant psychotherapist?
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