My Latest Book

Product Details

Also available on Amazon.com, Amazon.fr, and other Amazons and bookshops worldwide! 

To Think About . . .
To get something you never had, you have to do something you never did. Denzel Washington
My Other Books

Product Details

Product Details

Product Details

Product Details

Click to order other recommended books.

Find Us on Facebook Badge

Search This Site
Log-in

Discussion Forum > The polarities of "ready to do" and "not ready, willing or able to do"

This seems like a suitable myth for the power of the unconscious:

"Aphrodite dumped a huge pile of many types of seeds into a great heap, and ordered Psyche to separate them and sort them into piles by individual type. This had to be finished by sundown. Psyche knew this was impossible. But soon a big army of ants arrived, and scurrying back and forth, completed this task after all! Aphrodite was infuriated when she came back to find this task done, and determined to make the next one even harder."
May 22, 2018 at 15:42 | Unregistered Commentermichael
Aphrodite brought a monkey, who started multiple fires that prohibited the ants from ever getting close to the seeds.

Psyche was once again stumped.
May 23, 2018 at 18:01 | Unregistered CommenterBrent
And Psyche named the monkey "Chaos" and gave it to Netflix, who used it to make their systems anti-fragile. Aphrodite thwarted again.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chaos_Monkey
http://principlesofchaos.org/
May 23, 2018 at 23:57 | Registered CommenterSeraphim
Psyche tells her mother-in-law where to get off and refuses to play stupid games.
May 24, 2018 at 0:11 | Registered CommenterMark Forster
+1 Mark.
May 29, 2018 at 20:09 | Registered CommenterCricket