Dungeon Prompts: Overcoming Ourselves

This week’s prompt is:  Overcoming Ourselves  “It’s not all bad. Heightened self-consciousness, apartness, an inability to join in, physical shame and self-loathing—they are not all bad. Those devils have been my angels. Without them I would never have disappeared into language, literature, the mind, laughter and all the mad intensities that made and unmade me.” …

Dungeon Prompts: The Healing Arts

This week’s prompt is:  The Healing Arts   “Hope is the thing with feathers That perches in the soul And sings the tune without the words And never stops at all.” – Emily Dickinson   “There are short-cuts to happiness, and dancing is one of them.” – Vicki Baum.   “Healing relies on an openness to …

The Question of Human Suffering, Guest Post: A Holistic Journey

Today I have the privilege of sharing with you a guest post from a fantastic writer the Holistic Wayfarer.  She runs the very diverse blog, A Holistic Journey, where you will find the spiritual, academic, and poetic, all wrapped up in a very intelligent and thoroughly humane and thought provoking package.  Today’s article, The Question of Human …