A well-written book on the psychology of motivation, well-argued, well-illustrated, well-explained, logical and straightforward. We creators all know that pleasure is so important while we never heard anything about it in our schooling or vocational training. This book explains all the hooks and crannies about pleasure and why pleasure, positive feelings are so important for… Continue reading Addiction, Procrastination, and Laziness: A Proactive Guide to the Psychology of Motivation (Kindle Edition)
by M. A. Stephenson, originally published as a paperback in July 2017. Amazon Link to the Kindle Edition: https://www.amazon.com/Hero-Mastering-17-Spiritual-Stages-ebook/dp/B073V76KR6/ Review A book that I immensely enjoyed reading. I actually devoured it in half a day. This shows that it fluently written and I must add I found only two little typos and this is exceptional… Continue reading Hero: Mastering The 17 Spiritual Stages (Kindle Edition)
Now What You Eat Can Change Your Life and Save the Planet, by Arran Stephens, with Eliot Jay Rosen, New York: Rodale, 2011 Page Contents Review Quotes Arguments for Vegetarianism Review This is a fantastic little book. I was reading it in one day right after having received it from Amazon. I was rendered very curious… Continue reading The Compassionate Diet
So many people profess themselves bewildered by Sufi lore that one is forced to the conclusion that they want to be bewildered. Others, for more obvious reasons, simplify things to such an extent that their 'Sufism' is just a cult of love, or of meditations, or of something equally selective.
This is the forth book published by the young Joseph Murphy, in 1966, after his bestselling first book 'The Power of Your Subconscious Mind' and the next two, 'Miracle of Mind Dynamics' and 'The Amazing Laws of Cosmic Mind Power.' While I have read all of Murphy's books, the present one is the least conceptual and the most practical one of them. In fact, most of the book consists of stories taken from daily life and the author's travels and lecturing tours, and his many encounters with people who became his clients or enjoyed free consulting.
The Power to Change Performance, by Doc Childre & Bruce Cryer, Boulder Creek, CA: Planetary Publishing, 2004 Since the 1990s, I have anticipated what now is known as HeartMath® Research, which is the subject of the present book. I did not expect that one day scientific research would prove them to be true. But this has… Continue reading From Chaos to Coherence
3,000 Years of Science, Discovery & Invention, by Robert Temple, Introduction by Dr. Joseph Needham, London: André Deutsch, 2013 About the Authors Robert Temple is a Visiting Professor of the History and Philosophy of Science at Tsinghua University in Beijing—China's leading university. He was previously Visiting (Adjunct) Professor of Humanities, History and Philosophy of Science… Continue reading The Genius of China
More about Dr. Joseph Murphy Use the Power of Your Subconscious Mind to Find True Wealth, Revised by Ian D. McMahan, Ph.D., New York: Penguin Putnam, 2001. Review Think Yourself Rich if one of Dr. Murphy’s books I found only recently, and I think it is very well written and edited, perhaps one of the best-edited books… Continue reading Think Yourself Rich
More about Dr. Joseph Murphy A New Way to Triumphant Living, New York: Penguin Putnam, 1964. Review I found Dr. Murphy’s books in a time of great personal turmoil, in a condition that was a karmic backlash of actions that were the result of confusion and lack of insight in the workings of life, and its… Continue reading The Miracle of Mind Dynamics
More about Dr. Joseph Murphy The Landmark Bestselling Self-Help Book, Revised by Ian D. McMahan, Ph.D., New York: Penguin Putnam, 2000, Originally Published in 1963 Review The Power of Your Subconscious Mind helped me to pass a personal life crisis thirty years ago, and it also helped me to remain on a path of personal growth for the… Continue reading The Power of Your Subconscious Mind