Going Post-Monetary

Bitcoin? As someone working on the vision and technologies of the post-monetary society, people keep asking me what I think about Bitcoin. Well, you know what? Not much. Although Bitcoin

From Need to Desire

  [su_box title=”Etymology of need” style=”soft”]The more common Old English word for “need, necessity, want” was ðearf, but they were connected via a notion of “trouble, pain,” and the two

Desired Riches

In this page I share my list of desired riches, or more precisely my desired material wealth. You will find the whole spectrum, from the most basic forms (food, shelter,

Asking Unconditionally

I have learned from experience that when a person moves into the gift economy, most people think this person should ask only for covering his/her basic survival needs. Anything above

FAQ

Collective intelligence, post-monetary society, gift economy, vow of wealth, food, love, sex, politics, martial arts, spiritual journey… many topics that attract lot’s of questions. Some come back often, so why

Live rich

I live in the gift economy since September 2011. I decided to live this way in a world where we need to buy and sell everything, in a culture where the expression "to earn a living" doesn't shock many people. I earned my life through my birth.

Perfumed questions

Centifolia 2013, “The Riches of a Product”, focuses on radical innovation. It feels quite normal that people from this sector ask questions sourced from their paradigm, and wait for responses

Your Greatest Gift

You can’t conquer happiness, but you can chose it. Claim joy within you, and thanks to you, the universe invents itself. The masterpiece of yourself nourishes its own purpose. Your temporal

Towards a life of charity

Audio text (click here for direct link) : [audio:111101_towards_a_life_of_charity.mp3]  Charity… since childhood, this is a word I only whispered in my inner cloister. Charity… The original radiance of this word

Speaking at TEDx Paris 2011

[iframe src=”http://dotsub.com/media/31a6f1b0-8b62-4514-bba1-55f398a2c9fc/embed/” frameborder=”0″ width=”850″ height=”478″>] Speaking at TEDx Paris came as a new challenge for me. How could I share the post monetary society vision in 12 minutes? TED even asks for