"From autumn’s profligate seedings to the great spring giveaway, nature teaches a steady lesson: if we want to save our lives, we cannot cling to them but must spend them with abandon. When we are obsessed with bottom lines and productivity, with efficiency of time and motion, with the rational relation of means and ends, … Continue reading Parker Palmer on the Beeline Metaphor
Great read on the mood - perception connection. "The researchers suggest the findings might be of interest to judges, for instance, who would probably like to know that their mood literally warps their perception of the people appearing before them in court. Solid EQ rests on your ability to accurately perceive the feelings of others, … Continue reading Your Mood Literally Changes How You See the World, New Science Shows | Inc.com
https://onbeing.org/programs/the-soul-in-depression-mar2018/ I love Krista Tippett's gentle way of querying some very difficult matters. This episode on the spiritual side of depression is a great listen for everyone.
Thanks @onbeing for sharing Parker Palmer's poignant reflection on life and the journey into aging and the question we need to ask ourselves about how we choose to travel the 'arc between our sunrise and sundown'.
Citta is a Sanskrit word that means "consciousness". It is derived from the root word, cit, meaning "to perceive." At Citta Counselling I hope to help my clients gain insight and facilitate change, be able to cope with distress in its myriad manifestations and feel well.