Posts by Chris Kavelin

Book Launch at Readings: Internationa...

Book Launch at Readings: International Book Store of the Year 2016

I’m really excited that Readings has offered to give me a book launch. They won the London Fair International Book Store of the Year award for 2016. I can see why. The organiser of events has given me so much time and care in her collaboration. Our first phone call was about 20 minutes long […]

Speaking Engagement: NAIDOC Panel wit...

Speaking Engagement: NAIDOC Panel with Uncle Jack Charles

I’ll be on a NAIDOC Panel this July 14. Speakers include Uncle Jack Charles (Senior Victorian Australian of the Year), Uncle Bruce Pascoe (Author of best selling book Dark Emu, winner of the NSW Premier’s Book of the Year), Aunty Vicki Couzens (winner of this years Australia Council National Indigenous Art Award fellowship). Carolyn Theatre […]

Radio interview on J-Air (Jewish Voic...

Radio interview on J-Air (Jewish Voice of Melbourne)

Interview by radio host Avraham Schwartz. Interview begins at 43:24. http://omnyapp.com/shows/tikun-olam/sunday-22-may-no-90-melbourne-jewish-writers-festi

Painful and deep lesson from neighbou...

Painful and deep lesson from neighbour

Sobering lesson today. My wife Lisa Silvers told me a few days ago that I need to speak to our neighbour who I’ve never met after we moved in last September. She knows things like that. (Lisa spoke with the neighbour first about a week ago. (although she sensed something was wrong earlier). She has […]

Spirit shows up in places we don̵...

Spirit shows up in places we don’t expect

I was very surprised by the outcomes from yesterday’s one hour workshop I offered: “As it is in Heaven: Gratitude as connection with the spiritual realm”. Firstly I wasn’t sure if one hour would be enough time to “slow down” and move into a deep breath of connection necessary. The conference had more people register […]

Ancestors love to play

Ancestors love to play

¬†This morning I spent my day getting permission from various people to publish a chapter of my book. The chapter is about Aboriginal hero William Cooper who defended the Jews during WWII. I visited the German consulate and a Rabbi at the synagogue. Then I had a meeting about a totally different matter. I was […]

Sometimes feeling blocked is guidance

Sometimes feeling blocked is guidance

I finished the first draft of my book a few months ago and wanted to send parts of it to Ben to get his permission/feedback as he is mentioned in a few chapters. For some reason each day I felt like I wanted to, but something blocked my simple act of just sending it to […]

How do those who have passed on, work...

How do those who have passed on, work with us now?

Last night I was teaching the Spirituality and Social Transformation class. Towards the end I was explaining a conversation I recently had with my son Enoch where I had explored my understanding of some of the ways the spiritual realm works with us in this world. I was talking about the 5 steps of social […]