Emergence

Why We Must Change in 2018 and a New Way to Do It

  How many psychiatrists does it take to change a light bulb? One. But only if the bulb is willing to change.   An old joke It goes without saying that…

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How We Misunderstand Trump, Liberals, Conservatives, and Ourselves

  A disciplined mind is the rarest thing on earth. It is one in a million. You watch the rich and famous and powerful (including all heads of state for…

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How to Stop Shrinking Your Life

Modern life presents us with many challenges that people never had to face before. We’re the first of earth’s citizens to know what is happening all over the globe almost…

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How to Turn Challenges into Great Adventures

Most of us don’t love challenges when they appear. We may have eaten our way into obesity, or the humor has evaporated from our marriage, or one of our children…

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Intimacy: How To Get Some

  Many years ago, trying to figure out a troubled marriage that would ultimately end in divorce, my wife and I consulted with a psychiatrist. After our first session, he…

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Can We Finally Stop Suffering?

“Life is suffering.” Buddha Are we still suffering? Suffering has one of two causes: 1. Physical malfunction that produces bodily pain. This is real suffering, but suffering that can be…

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Understanding Desires, Urges, and Obsessions

“All going forward comes from desire.” Florence Shinn, The Secret Door to Success The universe seems to want something: emergence. It is going forward—changing, becoming more complex, creating consciousness of…

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The Trouble with Integrity

Lots of us are having trouble with our integrity. One of my friends, a trustworthy man who normally behaves with integrity, told me that he did some cheating recently. He…

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Achieving the Mood of a Warrior

“The hardest thing in the world is to assume the mood of a warrior.” Carlos Castaneda, Journey to Ixtlan As warriors, we want to perfect our spirits, so achieving the…

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Dad, Show Us How to Change

Fathers can show their children how to learn and change by pursuing their own emergence. But my dad did not know that we are emergent beings in an emergent universe.…

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