Reading while flying… a St.X story

Antoine Saint-Exupery (AKA St.X) flew reconnaissance missions and the Lockheed P-38 Lightning was the type of plane he piloted in 1943. At that time, it was considered one of the fastest planes in existence — capable of speeds nearly twice that of a Bloch 174. He had to fight to… more »

Tale of the Enchanted Jukebox

The first edition of Jedemi Chronicles is called “Ring Dem Bells.”  It tells the story of an Enchanted Jukebox that takes up residence at the Jedemi Cafe. The following are the tunes the Jukebox played on a regular basis. Walkin’ and Swingin’ — Mary Lou Williams Opus One — Tommy… more »


Another Tall Tale: Carmel & the Road to Celibacy

Tale Tales by Raconteur Cavallero “The Road from Celibacy Goes through Carmel” It was October 1969; three months after the Zodiac killer started his reign of terror in and around the San Francisco Bay Area. It was also one month before at a seminary 75 miles to the south in… more »

Review: Watchmen – a movie true to its source…

The Filminator has offered his thoughts on Watchmen. There are those who say that you can make a good movie from a book, but you have to change some things. And there are those who say that you can never have a movie as good as the book. Zack Snyder… more »


Get Some Alert! Beef Jerky for Doggies…

There’s a new dog snack from Oberto (the beef jerky people) that has some really cool packaging. It was designed by a company called Ground Zero (per the Creativity Online website, the Executive Creative Director for this is Curt Detweiler) Spotted any cool packaging?  Let us know. ###

Tiger Tale & Jedemi…

There’s a story that Joseph Campbell tells that pretty much captures what we are trying to do here at Jedemi. It is the fable of a tigress, who was pregnant and hungry, prowling about in great distress, until she came at last upon a herd of goats, whereupon she pounced…. more »


What is Jedemi?

Jedemi is a three-syllable word for a concept whose time has come.  It’s about clues, connections and creativity.  It’s about synthesis and synergy.  It’s about energetically engaging, empowering and encouraging others   Jedemi breaks through crusted patterns and transcends the status quo to help people (and businesses) proactively operate on… more »

Interview: Jedemi Founder

Back in August, Annie Gladue-Latham, the founder of Jedemi, was interviewed about the business. Q: What are you trying to do with Jedemi? A: Jedemi exists with a mission of enabling the creative spirit. Q: Why is that important? Because it is the missing piece of each and every one… more »