Usually acknowledgments come at the end of the book. But given the breadth, ambition, and audacity of the following pages, it feels necessarily to acknowledge who I am and where I’m coming from before we go any further.
Humanity is Beautiful
Kindling Executive Director Peter Schulte’s upcoming book “Humanity is Beautiful” examines humanity’s limiting stories about itself; unearths a new, more helpful story. Here Kindling patrons can read early excerpts and drafts.
Without instinct, human flourishing would be impossible. Humanity itself would not be possible. We are permanently indebted and connected to our biological forebears – non-human primates, birds, reptiles, amphibians, plants, fungi, bacteria, and countless others – for this wonderful gift of instinct for which we can claim no credit.