How Do You Play The Game Of Life?

In every loss there is a lesson. In every loss there is an upside and an opportunity to respond in a more constructive way. Sam Weinman We never starkly fail at life itself. When we mess up in worldly areas and feel dejected and isolated, the universe is just giving us an exceptional chance toContinue reading “How Do You Play The Game Of Life?”

Playing, Reality, Philosophy

We come to recognize that playfulness, as a philosophical stance, can be very serious indeed; and moreover, that it possesses an unfailing capacity to arouse ridicule and hostility in those among us who crave certainty, reverence, and restraint. Friedrich Nietzche For a child, being carefree is intrinsic to a well-lived life (Read: 6 minutes/Listen: 9Continue reading “Playing, Reality, Philosophy”

Playfulness and Flow….

Flow is being completely involved in an activity for its own sake. The ego falls away. Time flies. Every faction, movement, and thought follows inevitably from the previous one, like playing jazz. Mihaly Csikszentmihayli The Dranoff, Duo Chipak & Kushnir and the Voices of Seraphic Fire (listen 24 minutes) Playfulness is experienced in more waysContinue reading “Playfulness and Flow….”

Playfulness As A Way of Life

“If life has got to be a play, let us play it well. As the avoidance of problems and the maintenance of inner peace may guide us smartly through open and unswerving confrontations, let us face up to conflicts playfully, as well. Playfulness allows us to see things from different angles and may sometimes saveContinue reading “Playfulness As A Way of Life”