Rock Dove - The highly variable city pigeon; multicolored variations were developed over centuries of near domestication. The birds most closely resembling their wild ancestors have head and neck darker than back, black bars on inner wing, white rump, black band at end of tail.-… Continue
"EXERCISES (such as Jogging, Nautilus, Walking, Aerobic Dancing, Stretching or Aerobic Exercises, Shadow Boxing, Skipping…Continue
Blind faith is a faith that leads to fanaticism and dogmatism... blind
faith is a faith that we have to defend and impose on other people in
order to feel validated and safe.
Don Miguel Ruiz, The Four Agreements Companion Book, p. 49…
He was said to be friendly and personable at times, and many recalled
that he was as "lithe as a cat".…Continue
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The best way to deal with such anxieties is the usually preferred method of head-on confrontation with the fear, for it is a psychological fact that what we are afraid of and avoid almost always gains more power over us, while that which we face up to and conquer thereby loses its…Continue
For him too there is the comparitively monotonous time of his work, and the time of celebrations and festivals - in short, "festal time"... he obviously experiences a different temporal rhythm from that which he experiences when he is working or bored.
Mirce Eliade, The…
There are many domains around which dialectics, or conflicting demands, play out. Dialectics are found around emotions themselves. When you feel ambiguous (you want two or more opposing things at once), there can be a dialectic. You can have dialectic around your own thoughts or your…Continue
Some researchers imply that there are similarities between physical addiction to various chemicals, such as alcohol and heroin, and psychological dependence to activities such as compulsive gambling, sex, work, running, shopping, or eating disorders. It is thought that these behavior…Continue
Here are a few Empathic Listening starters, these should help you get started using Empathic Listening.
Overnight, as it were, he is a different man. He becomes a religious enthusiast. He is unable to focus on anything else. As soon as his sobriety begins to be taken as a matter of course, the family may look at…Continue
This is my hand. I can move it. The blood is pulsing in my veins. The sun is still at the zenith. And I am playing chess with death.