Charles Benz: Professional Counselor and Coach

Integrative Personal and Spiritual Development Plus Sacred Ceremonies of All Kinds

Archive for the ‘Reinventing Yourself’ Category

Why It’s Called “Practice.’

In my work and in my personal life, more and more I see life itself as a 'Practice.' Just like the term is used by physicians, life in every day...

Restating my Tao

"In merely the lifetime of the Baby Boomers an unparalleled era of global evolution has begun, an entire new epoch or stage of human development.  It is the dynamic evolutionary and...

What do I share with Trump?

New book I just read, "Trump and a Post-Truth World," by Ken Wilber. Integral insight.   Wilber: it's in a developmental stage of "Boomeritis" that DJT expresses his generation, the...

New “Religion”? A “How to….”

This is a FB message I posted to a Integral friend who wants to see his religion change in line with the maxims of Integral Theory by Ken Wilber.  Wilber's...

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...

{Im}Patience and What Belief Fuels It.

In my free time today I mused about a new friend I've made who I find thoughtful, intriguing, and liking communication.  I do muse occasionally in writing.  She mentioned the...

What’s wrong with Religion anymore?

I heard it said lately that formal religion in this country (churches, synagogues, even mosques) are losing members in significant numbers and consistently.  Why?  What gives? People go to church...

Sugar or the Divine?

My blog title is a bit facetious.  I intend it to be ironic.  That is, I point to a paradox, two opposites truths next to each other at the same...