FOURTEENHOW DO WE ENGAGE DISRUPTIONS CREATIVELY?
Hitting is timing. Pitching is upsetting timing.
—Warren Spahn, Major League Baseball pitcher
Now that we have disrupted compassionately, it is time to engage—to fully participate with head, heart, body, and spirit. Creative interaction is at the heart of engaging emergence: connecting with ideas, each other, the system as a whole, the context in which it lives, the natural world, even ourselves. The conditions are ripe for creativity—the open-ended flow that brings novelty into being—enticing us to explore both the familiar and the unfamiliar with new eyes, or a beginner’s mind, as Buddhists might ...