Speaking of Schizophrenia…

CG Jung had extraordinary insights while working with schizophrenic patients. My favorite is this: There is a membrane separating the conscious from the subconscious. The subconscious is the source of our base urges and our greatest light, … Read more

Shannon McCarthy Self Portrait

Hello Again

Hello friends and visitors! It’s been three years since I have written in this blog. It is as fine a place as any to share ideas and write, so here we are once again, or for the … Read more

Rainy May Day

The rain is falling gently today upon the tulips, daffodils, dandelions, and lamb’s quarters. I feel susceptible to a nap, seeing as my baby is napping and I’m watching the water fall out of the sky and … Read more

An Upward Chord

Do you ever feel something reaching down to you from heaven? When I was eight, my Nana McCarthy was suddenly stricken with pancreatic cancer. Mom and Dad drove us from Florida to Pennsylvania to see her in … Read more