Archive for the ‘Overcoming Adversity’ Category

Coaching an Uninvited Guest

Relating to the serious issue of cancer lately , on a thread I follow a FB friend asked the rhetorical question, "When is a tumor just a tumor?"  The answer, "When...

But What of the Cause?

I'd long contemplated this question abstractly, as it concerned others who entered the journey of "C."  Now it was real for me to contemplate.  Success in overcoming this adversity I...

What’s Important. The “C” Word.

Re "C".   The "C" stands for cancer but I eschew it s=use. I wish not to empower its ability to frighten and disturb people, or myself. Of course it depends...

“Blades of Glory” : a tale of transformation

"Blades of Glory" is a funny/gross Jungian cartoon in a disturbing but evocative movie.  It is upsetting and  revealing in a good way. A close frined recommneded this movie.  It...

Hope, … defined.

It is Truth, Beauty and Goodness that are the basic elements of our Kosmos, our sentient world and Universe, AND you and me!   We know these three through ALL...

men and women

As I see it, Feminism is the attempt to redress the inadequacies or outmoded ways of men and women seeing each other and acting their 'stereo'-roles with or 'at' each...

Your Questions? Befriend Them!

I coach based on these bases of human psychological dynamics that are called Nature/Nurture/Choice, "N/N/C" for short. "N is for "Nurture."​  It is the personal soul and social family system...

VA Vets and Meditation

I'm wondering seriously what meditation could do for ailing vets in the VA system who are suffering from PTSD, prolonged anxiety or pain due to war-related incidences of violence.  I'd...

The big “E” for “Empowerment”

Empowerment says,  SAY WHAT YOU WANT IN ORDER FOR IT TO COME TO YOU."  You'd be surprised how many people struggle with this.  The whole 'Assertiveness' movement' of the Seventies was...

3.2 million jobs..

.. Or some such figure was talked about by an employment expert on the news today.  A big example was long-haul truck drivers, the big-riggers, 18-wheelers.   American companies are ready,...