27 February, 2014

Alchemical Psychology: Why does it matter?

By |2017-01-17T13:51:32-05:00February 27th, 2014|Carl Jung, Myth and Meaning|46 Comments

One of Hillman’s last gifts to us before his death, Alchemical Psychology, is perhaps one of the most important contributions to Jungian thought because it sheds light on the importance of alchemical metaphors for the soul’s journey. For many followers of Jung, myself included, the difficulty of penetrating the alchemical mysteries in order to grasp [...]

30 November, 2013

Holding the Tension of the Opposites

By |2017-01-17T13:51:32-05:00November 30th, 2013|Carl Jung, Self Awareness|6 Comments

You know when you know you just KNOW something? And it doesn’t matter what other people’s opinions are. In fact, further discussion just feels like a spinning of the wheels. Have you ever looked back and wondered about this? Sometimes you can angst over something for a very long while….waffling back and forth, weighing pros [...]