Congratulations! You have done the heavy intellectual lifting and are ready for Part II: Walking in beauty. We begin with living amid the beauties of nature.
During the month of August this blog will present a series that guides you into a better appreciation through posts on the following topics.
- The psychology of vitality.
- Barbara Fredrickson and the psychology of positive emotion.
- The secret of John Muir’s full and unified aesthetic perception of Yosemite and wilderness generally.
- The scope of empathy.
- Beauty as the harmony of contrasts.
- Beauty as divine.
Those who wish to take this opportunity to transform their experience in this area will put into practice—and adjust to your own way of thinking—the thoughts you find worthy. Then comment on what you discover through your practice, supported by our expanding community.
Please savor . . . and get active . . . and pass the word.