Five Favorite Books That Give Me Pause       The Empathy Exams  . A brilliant collection of essays–about our pain and other people’s–that are extraordinarily present, vulnerable, and intelligent.     Unwinding the Clock: Ten Thoughts on Our Relationship to Time .  Part psychology, part philosophy–a quiet, thought provoking meditation on time .      Going to Pieces Without Falling Apart   .  Buddhism meets psychotherapy   in this touchstone of a book .     The Happiness Project  . Don’t let this hokey self help idea–the author commits 12 months to getting happier–fool you, this book balances the personal and the universal in a profound and practical exploration of happiness.     Dream Work   .  Mary Oliver has a way of grounding you in the present and taking you deeper at the same time .  Namaste.

Five Favorite Books That Give Me Pause

  1. The Empathy Exams. A brilliant collection of essays–about our pain and other people’s–that are extraordinarily present, vulnerable, and intelligent.
  2. Unwinding the Clock: Ten Thoughts on Our Relationship to Time. Part psychology, part philosophy–a quiet, thought provoking meditation on time.
  3. Going to Pieces Without Falling Apart. Buddhism meets psychotherapy in this touchstone of a book.
  4. The Happiness Project. Don’t let this hokey self help idea–the author commits 12 months to getting happier–fool you, this book balances the personal and the universal in a profound and practical exploration of happiness.
  5. Dream Work. Mary Oliver has a way of grounding you in the present and taking you deeper at the same time. Namaste.