"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.
Now on newsstands: The April 2015 issue of Mindful magazine. Check out the online extras on Mindful.org.
Here's a selection:
Do this one thing to make meditation stick, Ed Halliwell writes.
Elisha Goldstein: Start with self-compassion.
Mark Bertin: Stress, attention, and caregivers.
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This simple act has the
power to change everything.
Make one conversation each day a bit more mindful: Set the intention to be present. Remain engaged through the whole exchange.
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Collaborating with a colleague? Listen—don't interrupt (it's kryptonite!). Summarize their input before moving on to your own.
Don't fall into the self-esteem trap. There's no need to feel extra-special or over the top. Connect with who you are in any given moment.
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