Welcome here. I blog in order to think critically and creatively about books in the self-help, spirituality, and “mind-body-spirit” genres.
I am not a psychologist or spiritual teacher. But I am an intelligent non-expert. More importantly, I am a mortal human being who wants to live with a little more wisdom and compassion every day.
Let’s take a deep dive into specific books, writers, and ideas. Let’s capture the big insights, find patterns, and make connections. We’ll distill the essence, discard the disingenuous, and discover what makes a difference in daily life.
Like Jack Kornfield said: “ After the ecstasy, the laundry.