Reflection as an academic subject

Reflection as an academic subject

Reflection as an academic subject Reflection may be something that we all do but many people do not think about doing it.  Is this the right or the only approach? The art of Reflection is undervalued in a high-voltage, media-frenzied world.  Instead,...
Western vis-a-vis Eastern Meditation

Western vis-a-vis Eastern Meditation

Western vis-a-vis Eastern Meditation  ‘Reflection’ merits pride of place on the plinth now occupied by ‘Meditation’. Marcus Aurelius, the Roman Emperor, wrote ‘Meditations’ but nowadays it would be better described as...
Spiritual Matters

Spiritual Matters

Spiritual Matters Barry LongPublications by Barry LongBarry Long, The Origins of Man and the Universe – The Myth that Came to Life An excerpt below about Barry Long and his philosophy which is available from Amazon appears in: AWAKE - CONSCIOUS PILGRIMAGE BY A PILGRIM...
Poet’s Corner

Poet’s Corner

Poet’s Corner Poetry thrives in a shadowy, allusive world in which feelings that can be un-pinnable in precise language come into a reality all their own. It may seem to have little to do with the world of facts and experimentation that is science.    If all that...
Personal Credos

Personal Credos

Personal Credos An Institute of Reflection rapporteur ambushed interviewees with these questions. The impromptu interviews – each so different – about PERSONAL CREDOS illustrate a world of philosophy that fascinates people. The question put to the below...