Brian O'Connor argues that the case against an indifference to work and effort is flawed--and that idle aimlessness may allow for freedom. A thought-provoking reconsideration of productivity, Idleness shows that no theory of what it means to have a free mind can exclude idleness from the conversatio..
Consolations: The Solace, Nourishment and Underlying Meaning of Everyday Words
In Consolations David Whyte unpacks aspects of being human that many of us spend our lives trying vainly to avoid - loss, heartbreak, vulnerability, fear - boldly reinterpreting them, fully embracing their complexity, never shying away from paradox in his relentless search for meaning.
To live with fullness we must put the ego at the service of the heart and soul, listen to our inner master. The light of conscience teaches us to travel this path and accompanies us in the process towards unconditional love and freedom, to help us to remember our essence, to awaken. / Para vivir co..
Machines are designed to run constantly; people aren't. To prosper, we need a more sustainable approach - an ability to pause. Do Pause looks at the importance of this powerful idea and includes tools to help you create new habits or make significant lifestyle choices. Discover how to reset and rege..
Spiritual Science offers a spiritual view of reality that transcends both conventional science and religion, and answers many of the riddles that neither can explain. The standard model of science has had little success in explaining such areas as human consciousness, the connection between the mind..
A Modern Guide to Astrology provides readers with a fresh perspective on the fundamentals of astrology and how to read their own birth charts. With accessible depictions of the astrological signs and symbols, this guide opens up the rich world of astrology as a tool to deepen self-awareness and lead..
Do Story: How to tell your story so the world listens
Do Story teaches the art of telling powerful stories. The book includes short stories on a variety of subjects; together they demonstrate a range of effective narrative techniques. Vivid, enlightening, and brimming with practical tips, Do Story unlocks the secrets to becoming a captivating storytell..
Tao Te Ching: A Book about the Way and the Power of the Way
A relevant version of the great spiritual and philosophical classic of Taoism from one of America's leading literary figures. Drawing on a lifetime of contemplation and including extensive personal commentary throughout, she offers an unparalleled window into the text’s awe-inspiring, relatable teac..
This book challenges what we take for granted and reminds us that triumphs and failures are lies. This is an "optimistic" theory of failure. Ignasi Giró explores the curious combinations between technology, design, and empathy by explaining how a failed documentary became an invention for around the..
Since the earliest humans walked the earth, the vast mysteries and wonders of the night sky have fascinated and beguiled us, as we've struggled to understand our place in the cosmos. Even after the last century, which saw important and startling discoveries about our own planet, our solar syste..
For anybody who wants to help the environment. Low Tox Life, by activist and educator Alexx Stuart, gently clears a path through the maze of mass-market ingredient cocktails, providing simple alternatives to the unknown nasties found in everyday products. / Vida low tox es una guía inspiradora y pr..
This colorful menagerie of yoga poses featuring animals will help kids take part in the age-old practice and enjoy yoga’s benefits in a fun and engaging way.. Yoga reduces stress, increases the sense of well being, and encourages mindfulness?and it can also be fun. This book features double-page spr..