The Pebble and the Canyon: Reflections on Composing Your Life

The Pebble and the Canyon: Reflections on Composing Your Life

by Felix M. Scardino



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780980006155
Publisher: Bluebonnets Boots & Books
Publication date: 03/28/2008
Pages: 168
Product dimensions: 6.35(w) x 9.07(h) x 0.76(d)
Age Range: 16 Years

Table of Contents

Preface     vii
Introduction     xi
Inhaling     1
Pebbles, Corks, and Beyond: A map of our minds     3
Stepping Outside the Pebble: Why we know more than we think     13
Both/And: Partnership within our minds     23
The Touchstone: The pivot of our lives     33
Opening the Sluice: Key to creativity     45
If You Don't Meditate, Moodle: Calming the mind's waters     53
The Magic of a Good Ear: Inner attention     63
Listening Through Our Fingers: Tracking the way     75
Creative Darkness: The treasures we run from     83
Our Cast of Characters: The people inside us     91
Chatting with Our Cast: Getting to know our selves     99
Exhaling     111
Life Beyond Boulders: Making choices     113
Moving On: Taking action     125
The Reset Button: Living experimentally     133
Ordinary Stuff: Meaning in the everyday     141
Detours, Twists, and Turns: Changes: chosen and imposed     147
Full Circle: Unifying our intentions     157
Bibliography     167

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