join us,

    on the streets,

    of New York City,


    for an urban adventure,

    like no other...


    as we guide you,

    through the chapters,

    of our book,


    and share the stories & photos,

    that we took.


  • our book


    an experiential journey through Manhattan,

    blending poetry, music, & quotation,


    with 101 chapters & 30 songs,

    each chapter @ a different location.

  • ...are you open?


    a modern-day, philosophical treatise

    on the human condition




  • to be invited to join our 1st public cohort,

    of readers, thinkers, & explorers,


    please email your favorite quotation...

    to the author @ the link below.










    They are the engines of change,

    windows on the world…

    books are humanity in print.
    Arthur Schopenhauer, (1788 – 1860), German philosopher…

  • our discovery guides

    here to guide you — on a journey — through change...

    here to help you — create an experience — of a lifetime.

    darren harley

    lead guide

    founder, open to change

    julie simon

    nyc specialist

    jks, inc.

    steve howson

    central park specialist

    one love tours

    nita joshi baum

    freedom specialist


    carl mehling

    natural hist... specialist

    i dig fossils

    laura wootton

    wellness specialist

    sprouting lotus yoga


    so grab a pack,

    a snack,

    and a friend,


    and be sure,

    to bring a sturdy

    pair of shoes,


    as we embark,

    on a life-changing



    set to start,

    at any chapter,

    that you choose.


  • ...are you open?

  • book your OTC Experience today!












  • our social impact

    100% of net proceeds

    — from our books, our music, our photo-art


    is invested in our

    OTC reparations fund


    combating poverty, racial & economic

    injustice, & gross inequality,

    through art.

  • our shop

    watering the seeds, of understanding,
    & equal justice...

  • to support our OTC reparations fund,

    choose love.

  • empathy compassion love dignity justice








    open to change


    inspiring, awakening, & empowering

    social change


    since 2000

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    condition one — be love.
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