Monthly Archives: October 2012

The progression of “feelings”…arise, abide, dissolve…..

The progression of feelings, emotions….or reactions… they arise… they abide for awhile… they dissolve ~ ~ The very rapid progression that I’ve noticed, as I develop more awareness of my own reactions… Something happens…. “thoughts” often arises about what happened… … Continue reading

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Henry David is thankful…for the compassionate hearts of others

~ ~ ~ (The Compassionate Brain, 7 week, online series, Monday evenings, 5:00PM PST) ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Emailed update: Thursday morning from Alexander Lindsay Museum,  rescue hospital “The goose is still with … Continue reading

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“Ouch!” ….challenges with varying communication styles

~ Ahhh…the potential challenges among people with varying “communication styles”… ~ ~ ~ Attempting to develop more awareness, understanding and flexibility ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ seeking balance ~

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“The Compassionate Brain”….7 week online video event series from Sounds True

Starting Monday, October 8 there will be a very special sounding, FREE  7 part online video event series…. The Compassionate Brain, presented by Sounds True and moderated by Rick Hanson.  Each week will feature a knowledgeable and highly respected author … Continue reading

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“Creating a sanctuary in the mind…take in the good”

~ ~ short slide show/youtube video of these pages, (added with permission from Rick Hanson) with some soft, pretty, gentle music in the background enlarge/full screen (lower right corner) for easier viewing. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ … Continue reading

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