The Courage to Evolve: The Portable JUNG, edited by Joseph Campbell

When I took this book out of the library I did not intend to read the entire collection. There were some articles that intrigued me: “The Stages of Life”; The Spiritual Problem of Man”; and “On Synchronicity.” Joseph Campbell’s introduction, however, seemed to suggest that I ought to dare and read it from cover to […]

Where are we headed? Pierre Teilhard de Chardin’s The Phenomenon of Man

I approached January 2017 with dread. Some of my friends said they felt despair.  It seemed the world, the entire world; not just the United States, had truly chosen the path to annihilation. Our self-preservation plan, it seems to me, is strangely cannibalistic as it seeks to eliminate as many players as it can in […]