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Enjoy live music and dancing by the ocean at the annual Midsummer Festival, 7/2 at Esalen


Sam Keen

Sam Keen

Sam Keen
is the author of numerous books, including The Passionate Life, Faces of the Enemy, Hymns to an Unknown God, and Learning to Fly.

Stories that Sicken, Stories that Heal: Myth, Dis-ease and Self-Healing

Nov 11 - 13, 2016 Begins in 5 months
with Sam Keen

Human beings are biomythic animals, storytellers, myth makers, spinners of tales. Our conscious and unconscious myths inform our minds and bodies, give shape to our lives, and may contribute to certain diseases. By discovering the somatic aspects of our myths, the way they shape our bodies, form our character armor, and structure our use of energy, we can begin to recover the power to heal ourselves.
In this workshop, we will explore some of the following topics:



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