Archive for December, 2011

sustainable economics

PALETTE OF POSSIBILITIES: A collection of business design principles and lenses

PALETTE OF POSSIBILITIES: A collection of business design principles and lenses

A Palette of Possibilities – artwork by Jennifer Landau Leader and practitioners committed to transformational change can...
December 29, 2011 × 0 comments

essays

SELF LOVE: Understanding true beauty

SELF LOVE: Understanding true beauty

We are often exposed to beauty in the world. We see the beauty in flowers as we shuffle ourselves through parks and gardens; we...
December 26, 2011 × 6 comments

alternative therapies

HEALING THROUGH TOUCH: Reduce stress and lift your mood

HEALING THROUGH TOUCH: Reduce stress and lift your mood

I was paying the bills and trying to figure out how to get my daughter to ballet while still making it to my late meeting. Stress...
December 24, 2011 × 0 comments

contemplations

BLESS YOUR CIRCUMSTANCE: A prescription for personal and planetary healing

BLESS YOUR CIRCUMSTANCE: A prescription for personal and planetary healing

Some thirty-five years ago on a warm summer evening I was present as a very wise man lectured on the theme “Bless Your Circumstance.” It...
December 23, 2011 × 0 comments

music reviews

AWAKE AT THE WHEEL: Mindful Driving by Michele McDonald

AWAKE AT THE WHEEL: Mindful Driving by Michele McDonald

Awake at The Wheel Michele McDonald [More than Sound, 2011] There are pitfalls in listening to mindfulness tapes in the car. Once...
December 22, 2011 × 0 comments

mindful tourism

LIVING IN HARMONY: Leh shows what religious tolerance is all about

LIVING IN HARMONY: Leh shows what religious tolerance is all about

Two Muslim women in traditional attire walk past a group of Buddhist monks dressed in maroon robes. Stupas, Buddhist religious...
December 22, 2011 × 0 comments

poetry

POEMS by Ruth Holloway: Finding Joy in Life

POEMS by Ruth Holloway: Finding Joy in Life

Finding Joy in Life How do you find joy in life when your world is falling apart? Is the nature of a lot of my unhappiness that...
December 22, 2011 × 0 comments

mindful living

SAMSKARAS: Be aware of judgments for deep-rooted transformation

SAMSKARAS: Be aware of judgments for deep-rooted transformation

Dazzling hues of pink and orange light up the slowly drifting clouds. The setting sun illuminates the mountain in front of me,...
December 21, 2011 × 0 comments

psychology

MINDFULNESS AND PSYCHOLOGICAL DISORDERS: Using a thorn to remove a thorn

MINDFULNESS AND PSYCHOLOGICAL DISORDERS: Using a thorn to remove a thorn

Psychologist Abraham Maslow once said that, “Sickness might consist of not having symptoms when you should.” To expand...
December 19, 2011 × 0 comments