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May / June 2019 Digital Edition

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Fatherhood's Pain and Glory

We Must Face Our Own Story First
To father a son consciously, a man must first admit to the pain and hunger he experienced as a child through his own father’s failings.
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Inspiration Briefs

The Power of Thank-You Notes

People Underestimate the Message

Love Rocks

Inspiring Messages that Surprise

Lobster Liberation

Monks Free Creatures from Certain Doom

Good Reads

Fiction Readers Have More Empathy

Swedes’ Solution

Six-Hour Workday Reaps Benefits

Live Comedy Evokes Trust and Empathy

Stand-up Comics Induce Bonding in Audience Members
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Archive »Wise Words

Sanjay Gupta on ‘Chasing Life’

On his fact-finding, immersive tour of six healthy, happy countries, CNN’s chief medical correspondent discovered the secrets of ancient traditions and modern practices that lead to a healthy and meaningful life.

Peter Sagal on Running Toward Mindfulness

The popular NPR talk show host and marathon runner explains why running and other outdoor activities are critical to escaping the “digital dystopia” afflicting our times.

Ocean Robbins on Personal and Planetary Health

Leading health advocate and author of the newly released 31-Day Food Revolution dishes on the links between diet, community and the planet.

Philippe Cousteau on the Power of Wonder and Legacy

The environmental activist and grandson of Jacques Cousteau shares the inspiration of exploration with a new generation.

Ken Page on Making Love Last

The qualities we feel most embarrassed or awkward about—our deepest insecurities—are some of the greatest gifts we bring to a relationship.
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ONE Wellness

Helps Richmonders Connect to Their Authentic Selves
Athletes may refer to it as “being in the zone”. A writer may call it “flow”. In any professional or personal situation, this state of connecting passion to action will inspire a sense of peace and focus.

Generosity is Contagious--Catch It

The kindness movement is alive and well in Richmond, with many opportunities to be generous.

The Gift of Presence

in Richmond-Area Schools
As a methodical process for relaxing, tuning into the present moment and quieting the brain, mindfulness can help students deal with issues by using reason and not just emotion, which assists in dealing with the stress and anxiety of the teen years.

Raising Consciousness

at the Richmond City Jail
The Recovering from Everyday Addictive Lifestyle program at the Richmond City Jail is intended to reduce recidivism (repeat offenses) by ensuring that individuals are prepared for reentry into society. Ellie Burke is a volunteer.

Yoga Month 2016

Natural Awakenings invites you to learn more about these teachers and centers committed to the well-being of our community.
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More Horsepower On the Way

Equine-assisted psychotherapy (EAP) is a form of experiential psychotherapy that helps promote emotional growth and learning.

Farmer Joel Salatin to Appear in Richmond

One of the most famous farmers in the world, Salatin is a pioneer of chemical-free farming.

Explore the Connection Between Creativity and Spirit

The Arts and Spirituality Center (ASC) at Emmanuel Church will soon be enrolling for fall classes.

Revisit Asian History with Local Author

Carole Louie is the author of the recently released book, Conversations of a Hungry Ghost: Memoir of a Reluctant Medium.

 

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