The Zen Of Be-ness

 

There are many who think that what they see is solely a reflection of the five senses, confident that it’s the most reliable information of what exists. Often, the routine of daily life can be an obscuring distraction to many who forget how much being focused on one’s surroundings can reveal about the …

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Understanding Maladaptive Behavior

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As we grow into adulthood, we often carry deep-seated memories connected to strong emotions that originated in childhood. These recollections, many of them subconscious, control our present behavior and reinforce patterns that either give us a balanced approach to dealing with our problems or reiterate maladaptive behavior (responding poorly to a situation) that interferes …

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Passing Through The Doorway: An archetype For Transformation

A doorway, for most of us, is a symbol that represents  the passage from one state to another. Some believe it to be the aperture between the subjective and the cosmic realms; others – like Rod Serling, creator of The Twilight Zone – use it to represent an entrance …

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Solitary (Thinking)

 

Thinking is a solitary experience. Whether it is done in a crowd or on an isolated mountain top, it makes no difference. It is part of one’s interpretation of whatever their situation is, defined by self-awareness …

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The Best Cult TV Shows Of All Time – Part 1

Defining a cult television series is more about the audience it attracts, a fanbase that grows over time created by a shows mythology rather than by its viewer ratings. These shows have in most cases come from the science …

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Thinking About This And That

For too long, scientists and science fiction writers have had a monopoly on whether time travel into the past is possible. Going into the past has always been a phantasy, sometimes evoked by tragic events that could have been averted if one, knowing what happened, could go back and change events even if they …

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