The Phoenix, a mythical bird who burns up, and from the ashes rises again. My stress cycle reminds me so much of the Phoenix; the stress and friction inside me increase until a point where I’m unable to bring myself back to rest, after such a point the energy spirals out of control in compulsive … More Window of Tolerance, Stress and The Phoenix Cycle
Looking out into the Indian traffic the mind boggles. Vehicles moving this way and that, crossing randomly over what I might imagine to be lanes in the road. Horns honking in short bursts and long wails; the huge lorries honk with short melodies and the chundering busses with a deep throated rumbling ‘hoooooonk-aly-hooooooooook’. On the … More Motor mayhem or mastery?
Six months into my stay in India and the WTF phase has well and truly kicked in. Now my visa has just six months left. Which means my psyche is starting to see a threshold, a date it keeps getting caught on. The perceived limit on my time in India throws my monkey mind into … More WTF am I doing?