Take a journey in your life journeys bring power and love back into you. if you can’t go somewhere move… Read more The greatest privilege of a lifetime is to be ourselves
Happiness is a choice With apologies to Joseph Campbell: When you are in a place Defined by fear or desire… Read more When fear and desire are in residence, we are self-exiled from our immortality
Galba Bright Many of you will remember Galba Bright. The British Sierra Leonian migrant to Jamaica who built a successful… Read more Walking with the elephants: remembering Galba Bright
Mindful Every day I see or hear something that more or less kills me with delight, that leaves me like… Read more And you? I was born for?
Psychologists need poetry I have one piece of advice for anyone who aspires to be a psychologist. Read poetry. Read… Read more Paolo Coelho on happiness and two challenges for psychologists
Positive psychology in poetry When it comes to understanding positive psychology, there really is no competition between prose and poetry.… Read more Don’t spend a day without having noticed a miraculous moment when the universe converges and you were there
I discovered this definition of a poem quite accidentily today. I am quoting it verbatim. What Makes a Poem a… Read more Is poetry understanding the needs of the moment, as the moment exists in the river of time?
As Once the Winged Energy of Delight As once the winged energy of delight carried you over childhood’s dark abysses,… Read more For those dogged moments when we just have to get things done
Can we be goal-oriented and mindful at the same time? Goals and mindfulness are two of the most powerful concepts… Read more A poet tells us how to be goal-oriented AND mindful at the same time
Yikes, our psychology is old fashioned Here we are close to 2010, wrestling with philosophy and physics that was well… Read more Give up control to be in control. Make any sense to you?