Tag Archives: Community

Episode 13: The Bohemian Life Continues

Download (320 kbps | 88 MB)
Length: 38 minutes 13 seconds

Alternative Player:

Guest: Avi

Song review: “La Vie Bohème A” and “B” by Jonathan Larson (from the musical Rent)

In which we hear Avi answer Seven Questions to Save Humanity:

Q1. Tell us about yourself, maybe? Where do your name and sense of identity come from?

Q2. What does being human mean to you?

Q3. Have you ever had a change in your perception of reality?

Q4. What is the best way we can honor life?

Q5. What does Community mean to you?

Q6. What projects or collaborations are you presently most excited about?

Q7. How can we all realize more human happiness together?

… plus, Avi’s answer to Vic’s question: What’s the difference between giving up and letting go?


Show Notes


To reach out to Avi and Sky about their project, please mention “I Like People #13” in the body or subject line and write to:

Avi Kruley: avi.kruley [[ at ]] presidio.edu
Sky Blue: sky [[ at ]] ic.org

Support the legacy of the great poet Jonathan Larson!


Thank You Matrons&Patrons!

I like people. is one of many public artworks supported by backers receiving exclusive art rewards at: patreon.com/maxeem.

Episode 8: The Journey Party

Download (136 kbps | 44 MB)
Length: 42 minutes 52 seconds

Alternative Player:

Guest: Cam

Artist reviews: Lemon Demon (album “View-Monster” and solo album “Mouth Moods”) & Rival Consoles (“Persona”)

In which we meet Cam, hear a bit about their life while positing the present version of the Seven (or so) Questions to Save Humanity:

Q1. Where does your name come from?

Q2. What does being human mean to you?

Q3. How else would you care to describe your experience on Earth?

Q4. What is the best way to care for the Earth?

Q5. What does “community” mean to you?

Q6. What projects or collaborations are you presently most excited about?

Q7. How can we all realize more human happiness together?

… plus Cam’s question for the next guest: Can you describe your secret wunderbar life?


Support the music | Lemon Demon (Neil Cicierega) and Rival Consoles (Ryan Lee West)

Episode 7: Dance of the Observer

Download (320 kbps | 45 MB)
Length: 37 minutes 50 seconds

Alternative Player:

Guest: Bell

Album review: Dionysus (2018) by Dead Can Dance

In which we meet Bell, hear a bit about their life while positing the present version of the Seven (or so) Questions to Save Humanity:

Q1. Where does your name come from?

Q2. What does being human mean to you?

Q3. How else would you care to describe your experience on Earth?

Q4. What is the best way to care for the Earth?

Q5. What does Community mean to you?

Q6. What projects or collaborations are you presently most excited about?

Q7. How can we all realize more human happiness together?

… plus a few more including Bell’s question for the next guest: Next time you view a patch of night sky, what stars do you see, what personal constellation is there, and what is its story?



Support the music | buy this gorgeous new album at www.DeadCanDance.com

Episode 6: Landslide

Download (256 kbps | 73 MB)
Length: 1 hour 7 minutes 20 seconds

Alternative Player:

Guest: Sunny

Song review: Landslide by Fleetwood Mac

In which we meet Sunny, hear a bit about her life all while positing these seven eight questions to save humanity:

Q1. What’s your name?

Q2. Are you Human?

Q3. How would you describe yourself?

Q4. What is the best way for humans to care for the Earth?

Q5. What does Community mean to you?

Q6. What personal projects or collaborations are you presently most excited about?

Q7. How can we all realize more human happiness together?

New Question: Why do I feel so disinterested in life?

Because of this new feature, the seven questions to save humanity format may be changed for next episode’s interview.

Episode 3: The Happiest Guy He’s Ever Met

Download (256 kbps | 69 MB)
Length: 63 minutes 32 seconds

Alternative Player:

Guest: Mark

Music review: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Sexually Aroused Gas Mask and Toads of the Short Forest from Weasels Ripped My Flesh by The Mothers of Invention

In which the Seven Questions to Save Humanity are slightly refined to:

Q1. What’s your name?

Q2. Are you Human?

Q3. How would you describe yourself?

Q4. What can we do to care for Earth’s resources (?) … still not sure about this question

Q5. What does Community mean to you?

Q6. What personal projects or collaborations are you most excited about presently?

Q7. How can we all realize more human happiness together?

BONUS PROMPT: If you’d like, share a story of survival or something about “the art of living” … Yes, something about “the art of living” may be good!

Episode 2: Humans. Bears. Can. Survival.

Download (256 kbps | 51 MB)
Length: 41 minutes 36 seconds

Alternative Player:

Guest: Janie

Song review: Halleluhwah by Can

In which the Seven Questions to Save Humanity are slightly refined to:

Q1. What’s your name?

Q2. Are you Human?

Q3. How do you identify that way? How would you describe yourself?

Q4. What is your criteria for interacting with Earth’s resources? How do you personally show care for Earth’s resources? (?) … needs some work

Q5. What does Community mean to you?

Q6. What personal projects or collaborations are you presently most excited about?

Q7. How can we all realize more human happiness together?

BONUS PROMPT: Tell us a story of survival

Episode 1: Seven Questions to Save Humanity

Download (256 kbps | 68 MB)
Download (160 kbps | 36 MB)
Length: 51 minutes 06 seconds

Alternative Player:

Guest: Fred

Song review: Yuki Song by Deep Forest

Thank you for checking out my podcast about living breathing cultural shifts through the great song of living together. My name is Maxeem and I have traveled through intentional community ecovillages, communes, cohousing and co-ops for 7 years, feeling music and other art as great inspiration and motivation. After feeling a stronger and stronger push to do something about this yearning to share people of community with the world, I’ve decided to finally go around and start asking permission for interviews. In this episode we speak with Fred in Northern California and try to come up with the first iteration of seven questions to ask people living in community together.

For spoilers, here they are:

Q1. What’s your name?

Q2. Are you Human?

Q3. How do you identify that way?

Q4. What is your criteria for interacting with Earth’s resources?

Q5. What does Community mean to you?

Q6. What personal projects or collaborations are you presently most excited about?

Q7. How can we all realize more human happiness together?

Support the Artist | Visit Deep-Forest.fr