"I’m dealing with people who are in great distress.”
Literature and legends, fables and falsehoods—novelist Anne Donovan on paying attention and finding insight though story.
When the time comes is it possible to override the instinct to hold on? Mariana Caplan chronicles the intimate and universal experience of her mother’s death, recounting the resistance, the acceptance, and the many unplanned feelings in between.
You can use any sound in your house as a mindfulness bell—the ring of a telephone, the purr of a cat. For Toni Bernhard, it's Rusty's bark.
Thanks for helping Mindful flourish ...and peak into 2015.
Now on newsstands: The December issue of Mindful magazine. Check out the online extras on Mindful.org.
Here's a selection:
Elisha Goldstein: Debunking the 5 common myths about mindfulness meditation.
Ed Halliwell: Am I Doing This Right?
Janice Marturano: Mindfulness at Work.
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On a bus or a plane? Let the act of taking your seat be a cue to practice kindness toward your traveling companions.
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Overwhelmed? Find a "happy place": In your home, a park bench, library—somewhere you can retreat to when you need to get away.
Hungry? Don't feed your boredom. Take time to choose what you really desire. Savor every bite.
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