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in Education, Personal Growth, Health, Business, Ecology and the Arts 

Volume 2 - No. 1 -  2014



Always be a poet, even in prose. - Charles Baudelaire


Writers Block? - by Michael Mallows

A pleasing submission by our Assistant Editor describes amusingly in verse a situation known to all of us who have tried setting our hand to writing - and sums up perfectly the NLP Meta-Model representation of Distortion that is probably equally well-known to us.


For My Husband - by Katherine Jones

Katherine Jones was the wife of the renowned English psychoanalyst Ernest Jones.  The poem appears after the preface to her husband's autobiography, Free Associations - Memories of a Psychoanalyst (1959), published by the Hogarth Press.