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by cgiangra
Sun Jun 27, 2010 2:37 am
Forum: Follow Your Bliss
Topic: Let's talk about this "marital bliss thing"
Replies: 13
Views: 1337

My husband and I just celebrated our 23rd anniversary. Reflecting on our years together, I think the most important thing is to support the other person as they change and grow- or else you will eventually grow apart. Also...don't think that you can change your partner! You can only change yourself....
by cgiangra
Thu Mar 11, 2010 12:31 pm
Forum: Follow Your Bliss
Topic: My favorite poem. What 's yours?
Replies: 282
Views: 36156

Here's my favorite: "No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main. If a clod be washed away by the sea, Europe is the less, as well as if a promontory were, as well as if a manor of thy friend's or of thine own were. Any man's death diminishes me, ...
by cgiangra
Wed Mar 10, 2010 1:41 am
Forum: The Call to Adventure
Topic: How do you live with yourself?
Replies: 20
Views: 2231

The thought of the organs of the body being in conflict with each other is interesting- but in a healthy body there is an amazing synchrony and cooperation between them. Maybe conflict is created in a diseased body, where the resources are depleted and the organs have to compete for their share of n...
by cgiangra
Wed Mar 10, 2010 1:00 am
Forum: The Call to Adventure
Topic: Was Joseph Campbell a mystic?
Replies: 30
Views: 3439

It's so refreshing to have a lively discussion like this! The internet is a wonderful thing... I finished the paper(on Jung) who I do think qualifies as a mystic... even if he didn't like the label. It seems JC was more practical and scholarly. I am very new to Joseph Campbell and would like to know...
by cgiangra
Wed Jan 27, 2010 12:45 pm
Forum: The Call to Adventure
Topic: Was Joseph Campbell a mystic?
Replies: 30
Views: 3439

Thanks for your responses. I look forward to exploring Campbell's work in greater depth...as soon as I write this paper!
by cgiangra
Wed Jan 27, 2010 4:36 am
Forum: The Call to Adventure
Topic: Was Joseph Campbell a mystic?
Replies: 30
Views: 3439

Was Joseph Campbell a mystic?

Was Joseph Campbell a mystic? I need to write a paper and I thought he might qualify, but I'm not sure. If you know of any accounts of his peak experiences, dreams, inspiration, or his views on consciousness and the transpersonal , that would help a great deal. Thanks!