December 6, 2016 Pearson Blog: Making Lemonade: Part II

By Carol S. Pearson An Archetypal Plan for Recovering from the U.S. Presidential Election     The U.S. presidential election has left Americans more divided than perhaps at any time since the Civil War. This is the second in a series of three blogs in which I offer an archetypal approach to understanding the forces […]

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December 5, 2016 Pearson Blog: Making Lemonade: Part I

By Carol S. Pearson An Archetypal Plan for Recovering from the U.S. Presidential Election The U.S. presidential election has left Americans more divided than perhaps at any time since the Civil War. In this series of three blogs, I offer an archetypal approach to understanding the forces at work both in the U.S. and around […]

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May 17, 2016 Hobbs Blog: Persephone! Let Down Your Hair!

By Priscilla Hobbs Here’s the story: An older person lusts for a young girl, so abducts her to be the sole possessor of her beauty. The girl is hidden away, and her mother is filled with profound sadness; she struggles to function while mourning her lost daughter. With the aid of a hermetic figure, the […]

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January 7 Pearson Blog: Archetypal and Narrative Intelligence Tools for 2016

By Carol S. Pearson Most people have no idea that the stories inside our heads determine much of what we notice in the world or how we string our observations together to make meanings of them. This suggests that stories that are invisible to us define a good deal of what we experience, so we […]

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December 9 Pearson Blog: You Don’t Have to be Jewish to Experience the Miracle of Hanukkah

By Carol S. Pearson When I married my husband, David, one of the extra joys that came with our union was experiencing Jewish rituals. I particularly love the story of Hanukkah, which tells how, after the desecration of the Temple in Jerusalem in the 2nd century BC, the Jews were anxious about how to keep […]

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October 10 Pearson Blog: Triggering Your Inner Happiness Chemicals

By Carol S. Pearson. In an interview for Harvesting Happiness, Lisa Kamen told me that happiness was her drug of choice. This led me to share, first with her and now with you, how living the four major archetypal stories in Persephone Rising: Awakening the Heroine Within can trigger the production of happiness chemicals in […]

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October 10 Pearson Blog: PUBLICATION DAY!!!

By, Carol S. Pearson Today is the day! Persephone Rising: Awakening the Heroine Within is now available wherever books are sold! It has been published as a beautiful hardcover print book and in electronic form. For me, this is the day when I let go. Up until this point it has been my book: First […]

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Newsletter October 2015

Dear Friend: Happy Autumn! I hope this letter finds you happy, healthy, and enjoying the gifts of the season. Autumnal leaves and cool mornings always remind me to quiet my mind, reconnect with nature, and look inward for wisdom. In that vein, I’m writing to you now because I have a fun new campaign that […]

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September 28 Pearson Blog: Life in Today’s Political Zoo: Are You In the Cage or Out of the Cage?

By Carol S. Pearson. What can we make of this? The politicians getting the most enthusiastic crowds today are Donald Trump, a billionaire running on the assertion that “I am the richest, most energetic, and toughest guy in the race,” and Bernie Sanders, an outspoken populist who has the chutzpah to call himself a democratic […]

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