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Palden Jenkins
Retired author, photographer, webmaster, historian and humanitarian
Palden Jenkins
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Based in West Penwith, Cornwall, UK
in recent decades this has been my work:

Words: books, websites, blogs & podcasts
Insight: astrology, history & geopolitics
Humanitarian - Middle East & Africa
Global Futures: forecasting
A pedigree Sixties veteran with a long track record. Now supposedly retired with bone marrow cancer, I'm still at it. Innovative projects, original ideas, author of eleven books.

Interesting features on this site

Current projects:
Magic Circles - special events with Palden in special places, summer 2022
Shining Land - the ancient sites of West Penwith (forthcoming book, 2022)
Pods from the Far Beyond - thoughtful podcasts by Palden
Notes from the Far Beyond - cancer blog (2019 onwards)
Ancient Penwith - West Cornwall's prehistoric landscape (website, 2015-21)

Past projects:
Tinzibitane - a Tuareg village, Timbuktu, Mali - one of my aid projects
Possibilities 2050 - the world in 2050 (free online, 2018)
Pictures of Palestine - a humanitarian blogging from Bethlehem (2012)
Power Points in Time - time, defining moments and peak periods (2014)
The Historical Ephemeris - astrological timelines for 2,500 years (1993)
Living in Time - astrological time-cycles (1987)
Deep Geopolitics - international relations, history and the future (1996)
Guide to the New Millennium - the world in year 2000 (1998)

Radio: This is the Light Programme - Palden on voicebox and brainbox (2007)
Palden's Archive of Articles - writings going back 30 years

Palden Jenkins

Pods from the Far Beyond with Palden Jenkins
Palden's photo library

Report on the Future of the World:

Welcome to my site!  There's a lot of interesting stuff here
so click around and see my photos, resources, books and articles

- and thanks for coming!

All photos on this site are copyright, all taken by Palden Jenkins except where stated.
Many of the photos of me are taken by Lynne Speight.
Website created, written, designed and maintained by Palden Jenkins.
The site first appeared in 1995. Major revisions 1998, 2003, 2006, 2013, 2020, 2022.

Privacy: I'm not interested in your private data. This site collects stats of general traffic only. There's no capturing, mining, storing, sharing or selling data here. I don't keep a mailing list either. Any issues, please contact me. Enjoy your visit!
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