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The Wisdom of Imperfection: The Challenge of Individuation in Buddhist Life
If you have been practicing Buddhism for a while, why do you still have problems? And how do you balance the sometimes different needs of spiritual and psychological perspectives? Rob Preece draws on his personal experience - over two decades as a psychotherapist and many years as a meditation teacher - to explore and map the psychological influences on our struggle to awa ...more
ebook, 336 pages
Published September 15th 2010 by Snow Lion Publications
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I purchased this book at Green Gulch Farm, a Zen retreat center, and read it in one sitting amid the redwoods in my quiet, rented room there. The book is dense; I found myself making notes from most pages, and it was helpful to be able to take it all in then walk toward the ocean and breathe salt air. Preece combines his experience with Buddhism and psychotherapy to outline processes a person might go through along the path to figuring out big questions like who am I? why am I here? how do I rec ...more