Wordsworth’s poems of Spring and mindfulness

In the year 1798 Wordsworth wrote a series of related poems which express his strong conviction that books and abstract learning are inadequate, compared to our direct experience, if we are to have a real understanding of what is important in life. He was a taoist in...
Blog 16 Jan 21 Book Review – Meditation in the Wild

Blog 16 Jan 21 Book Review – Meditation in the Wild

Andy’s Book Read more about "With Nature in Mind: The Ecotherapy Manual for Mental Health Professionals" Fisher CS. 2013 Meditation in the Wild: Buddhism’s Origin in the Heart of Nature. Alresford UK. John Hunt. The title grabbed my attention immediately....
2015 November 11 – Meaning of life in a sunset

2015 November 11 – Meaning of life in a sunset

What the worst situation you can imagine being confined to? A Saudi prison, Guantanomo Bay? Maybe a concentration camp under the Nazis like Auschwitz? Victor Frankl, an Austrian psychotherapist and doctor, survived four concentration camps including Auschwitz. While...