Jim Tull, author of new book Positive Thinking in a Dark Age, facilitates workshops on community building, cultural transformation, systems thinking and also, with Karina Lutz, ‘Work that Reconnects’ (deep ecology) retreats. He teaches Philosophy, Community Service and Global Studies at the Community College of Rhode Island, Providence College and Rhode Island’s state prison.
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Tuesday, January 03, 2017
Positive Thinking in a Dark Age
I recall a Buddhist parable involving a stick that appears from a distance to be a snake, causing fear to rise in the perceiver. As the perception shifts upon closer examination, the fear subsides and the relieved hiker continues down the path. Understanding and awareness have a lot to do with how...