When I read my first “story” to the rest of my small group on the first day of Life Review, I was stunned at the difference between writing something about myself and “putting it out there” by reading or “telling” the story to a small group of trusted people.
Ever wonder what differentiates Good from Great Art? What gives some images that extra superior edge in comparison to all the rest. What is going on in our subconscious mind when we look at these images?
Following your bliss is not about the gratifying the desire for personal pleasure; it is rather about “doing what you absolutely must do to be yourself.”
Following your bliss is not about gratifying your personal desire for pleasure; it is about “doing what you absolutely must do to be yourself.”
Ballerina is a painting inspired by The Red Shoes, one of Hans Christian Andersen‘s fairy tales, which in the Magyar-Germanic version – mentioned in Clarissa Pinkola Estés best selling book Women Who Run with the Wolves – says: “Look at your…
Filmmaker Patrick Takaya Solomon has taken the messages to the world inherent in Joseph Campbell’s lifetime of work and presented them in a film that is both highly personal and wonderfully accessible to a general audience.
Our brain has a fundamental influence on our ‘mindful’ experience, not to speak of conscious responsiveness. It has a demonstrable pattern, or a synergetic symmetry, no less. Yet, when consciousness is ‘measured’ in conventional parlance, the emergence of conscious experience seems mystifying. Author Raj Nidamboor explains how our mind and consciousness interact with our body and brain in innumerable ways.
In his follow-up article, Guest Author Albert Bernstein, Ph.D., asks “Where do you fit in to your workplace?” Your answer may determine how much damage a vampire boss can do to you.
We’ve all encountered people in the workplace who exploit employees and entire organizations to fill their own insatiable needs; they’re emotional vampires. Safety lies in knowing the vampires, and in knowing yourself. In this article you’ll learn how to recognize the vampire types as well as what you can do to protect yourself.
If you focus too much on the other person’s flaws, you miss everything you are adding to the equation. Furthermore, you miss all the other person’s positives, perhaps to the point where you reject someone who could be a great partner for you.