"A wondrous lens on healing ourselves and our world in this strangest and hardest of times." - Krista Tippett
We are all born with the wonder switch in the "on" position, but somewhere along the way, our wonder is crushed. And that's when we begin to live out of a self-limiting mindset that shuts down our sense of possibility and purpose.
Yet reclaiming your wonderand with it, your lifeis within reach. In The Wonder Switch, join world-renowned storyteller and professional illusionist Harris III in a journey to bring you back to the magic you fear you've lostnot the sleight of hand he performs across world stages, but real magic: love, hope, joy, belonging, meaning, and purpose.
One of wonder's greatest powers is that it changes the stories we tell ourselves, writes Harris. With the help of his power-packed Transformation Map, you'll gain the tools you need to switch from the old story that leaves you unfulfilled to the new story that will make you a healthier, happier, all-around better human being.
In this book, you'll discover:
- The surprising science behind the stories we tell ourselves and how they shape our lives
- Practices for "righting" your story from a broken narrative to a restored narrative
- The secret to breaking out of a Limiting Mindset and developing a Wonder Mindset
- Practices for moving from complacency to curiosity
- Why worry is a misuse of your imagination, and how to kick the habit
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Table of Contents
Note from the Author xv
1 Wonder Switch On: The Beginning of Everything You Want 1
2 Wonder Switch Off: When Wonder Fades 15
3 The Old Story: Revisiting Your Past to Discover Your Future 33
4 Reawakening Wonder: Experience Real Magic Again 61
5 A New Story: Changing the Way You Use Your Imagination 83
6 The Wonder Mindset: Aim for the Moon (and Beyond) 107
7 Creating Wonderland: Your Environment Can Change Your Life 135
8 Wonder in Action: Moving from Complacency to Curiosity 153
9 Right Your Story: The Key to a Life Filled with Magic 173
The Next Step in Your Story 196