Family of Choice

Family of Choice

Linda: I grew up in the South and my only living grandparents lived in New York City. Except for occasional visits up North, I rarely saw them.

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Be Your Own Hero

Be Your Own Hero

Linda: We live in a world in which people are defined and identified and even valued in accordance to the groups to which they belong. These characterizations are based upon factors such as skin color,

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Reframing

Reframing

The Transformative Power of Suffering

Linda: Life is sometimes difficult. We don’t get what we want, and we get a lot of what we don’t want.

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Ordinary Magic

Ordinary Magic
Nasrudin is a mythical figure from the Sufi tradition. He had the reputation of being a rascal. When he arrived at the border with a donkey caravan, the inspector had the guards search the saddlebags because they suspected him of smuggling.
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No Search and Destroy Part 3

No Search and Destroy Part 3

Image management to authenticity.

Linda: Here is a good example of a couple who has been doing Shadow work, who interrupted a downward spiral and turned a breakdown into a valuable conversation.

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No Search and Destroy Part 2

No Search and Destroy Part 2

The golden nugget in the dark shadow.

Linda: We may find it helpful to befriend our shadow when we discover that these figures aren’t compeltely bad as we might at first have assumed.

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