I have just completed David Loy’s book, A New Buddhist Path: Enlightenment, Evolution and Ethics in the Modern World. Written in a clear and compelling style, this book presents a cogent interpretation of Buddhist teachings. With acuity and logic, Loy reveals a current pressing need for intertwining the paths of personal enlightenment and social awareness […]
In Case you have missed it, there is a current set of book recommendations under Key Books: Books 4 -November 2014 You can access it directly here when you open this link.
Synchronicity seems to turn life into flow when you pay attention to what is happening here and now. With this as a mantra, I pay attention to what is catching my attention at this moment. It is Easter Week, the full moon lights up the sky with an intense glow. Sap is rising in the […]
“The year 2013 may offer our last chance to take on the climate crisis. If we fail to take action that is up to the challenge, we may be like the passengers of the Titanic, arguing over entertainment choices while the real threat looms. With climate disasters mounting, 2013 must be the year we commit […]
“We are moving!” Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, The Future of Man This is the introductory quote in Carter Phipps‘ recently released book called “Evolutionaries: Unlocking the Spiritual and Cultural Potential of Science’s Greatest Idea”. As you may be able to guess – the idea is Evolution. “Evolutionaries” came recommended by every New Thought luminary I […]
“Perhaps one of the most exciting aspects of this time of planetary turmoil, breakdown, potential, despair and hope, is that it confronts us so strongly with profound questions about what we are like, as human beings.” Hilary Prentice in “Vital Signs: Psychological Responses to Ecological Crisis”. This anthology of 20 essays is a refreshing break […]
Spontaneous Evolution: Our Positive Future and a Way to Get There From Here by Bruce Lipton and Steve Bhaerman. This is a big book in every way. It is a cornucopia of historical overviews, old myths that linger and affect our choices, new-science discoveries that reveal new possibilities and clarifying visual models of our evolutionary […]
The Responsible Business: Reimagining Sustainability & Success by Carol Sanford This book presents an evolutionary, holistic approach to business that can lift organizations to a new level of performance and responsibility. This is not about so called “Green” companies – it is about any kind of a company! And revolutionary stories in the book prove it. […]