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Orly Faya on relationship with Gaia

  The writer thought this was a really interesting short film: about creativity; about our relationships with ourselves, each other, our landscapes and the planet that supports us. She likes Orly’s description of her creative process, and how this is … Continue reading

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An Antidote to the Age of Anxiety: Alan Watts on Happiness & How to Live with Presence – Maria Popova

http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2014/01/06/alan-watts-wisdom-of-insecurity-1/ Useful article from Maria Popova at http://www.brainpickings.org on Alan Watts and ‘The Wisdom of Insecurity’. The writer especially liked Alan’s observations about awareness and thought:- ‘While you are watching this present experience, are you aware of someone watching it? … Continue reading

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Michelangelo’s Angel

“I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.” Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni Gratitude to our therapist, Jules, for sharing with us this beautiful Michelangelo quotation. It feels relevant both to the creative process, … Continue reading

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Your Elusive Creative Genius: Elizabeth Gilbert for TED

This is wonderful.

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