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The Water Horse Way

Honestly, I didn’t know what to do. Out of the blue came a Facebook friend request from someone I hadn’t seen in five years. Three years ago he agreed to meet me for a movie, … 1,956 more words

Mentoring Men

I’ll take the upgrade please.

For several years I have noticed certain types of people show up in my life. They seem to cluster around the same characteristics, attitudes, and values. 1,006 more words

Carl Jung

Why are these patterns recurring?


A few months ago I met a young man who reminded me of someone of whom I had been extremely fond. Both men were the same height and build, same ethnic background, same way of dressing, flirtatious and charismatic, yet deep and smart. 833 more words

Mentoring

The Divine Eraser

How many times do we think we are “over it” only to discover we are still “holding onto it”? When I am sure that I am “over it”, my ego (conscious mind) is the one who feels certain about his decision. 1,369 more words

Spirituality

Chappie is Strange

To say the least, a police robot with Artificial Intelligence, is a novel place to turn a plot upside down. In futuristic metropolitan South Africa the robotic Scouts help police round up the bad guys, lower the murder rate, and humiliate drug dealing Mafia type lords. 719 more words

Family Patterns

What frightens me most.

Abandonment is very scary. It was war time when I was born. The adults were preoccupied. I didn’t see my Air Force dad much. When he did return and sat on the couch, he would let me rub his aching feet. 1,362 more words

Spirituality

Orange Marmalade

What would be fun to do after reading about the Shadow? A movie perhaps, yes, a comedy would be a good compensation, but which one? I had seen the previews for… 2,531 more words

Psychology