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Biophilia hypothesis- The “Root” of all Things

October 31, 2013 1 Comment
Biophilia hypothesis- The “Root” of all Things

The biophilia hypothesis suggests that there is an instinctive bond between human beings and other living systems. Edward O. Wilson introduced and popularized the hypothesis in his book, Biophilia (1984).[1] He defines biophilia as “the urge to affiliate with other forms of life”.[2] The term “biophilia” literally means “love of life or living systems.” It was first used by Erich  Fromm to describe a psychological orientation of being attracted to all that is […]

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30 Days of Asking: Month’s End

October 5, 2013 0 Comments
30 Days of Asking:  Month’s End

And so the month of September came to an end, as did the 30 Days of Asking:  Do I love it? Does it love me back? In the long view, 30 days yielded positive results. If my grand-daughter, Chloe (the four-year old who likes things orderly) were to visit today, she would say, “My this […]

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30 Days of Asking: Days 6, 7, 8, and 9

September 10, 2013 0 Comments
30 Days of Asking:  Days 6, 7, 8, and 9

The weekend has come and gone.  Saturday was a day to catch up, with no project scheduled.  Since I moved “cleaning out winter coats” and the “garage” to the end of the month, I finished the week on schedule of “Do I love it?  Does it love me back? Month of Asking.” Monday was bathroom […]

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30 Days of Asking: Days 4 and 5 Coats and Garage-not so much

September 5, 2013 0 Comments
30 Days of Asking:  Days 4 and 5 Coats and Garage-not so much

When I composed my 30 Days of Asking Calendar with tasks for each day, I must have been just a little too optimistic that Summer would end with the last day of August.  In the calendar, Day 4 (September 4) was for sorting winter coats.  Day 5 was for cleaning the garage. If you don’t […]

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30 Days of Asking: Days One and Two

September 2, 2013 0 Comments
30 Days of Asking:  Days One and Two

Setting out to simplify my life in one month by asking two questions, “Do I love it?  Does it love me?” in all sorts of situations will be a test of my resolve to stay on task.  People who know me will surely remember that I’m a firm believer that most of us abide by […]

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