Tuesday, December 16th: Essays. Pam Gardiner reads from her collection of essays Going Deeper: Reflections on Challenge and Change. 7 pm.
Are you a Boomer? Do you face disconcerting changes in your family and at work, around your sense of self and your relationships with others? "Going Deeper" is written for you. In this book, the author reflects candidly on her own experience with happy surprises and unexpected pain. She casts a fresh light on events from her life and invites you to do the same.
Are you busy? Do you hurry through the day without finding time for reflection? "Going Deeper" is written for you. One-page reflections view personal growth through the eyes of science and spirituality, metaphor and myth. Thought-provoking questions inspire readers to engage with the material, going deeper and making it their own.
Start anywhere! Start at the beginning. Choose a topic from the Table of Contents. Open the book to a random page and see whether it applies to you. Start a journal of responses to the questions that conclude each reflection in the book. Enjoy the adventure of going deeper in everyday life.