Suggested Reading

A Brief History of Time. Stephen Hawking. Bantam. 2011. 

The Ageless Self. Sharon R. Kaufman. University of Wisconsin Press. 1986. 

A Renaissance Redneck In A Mega-Church Pulpit. Randy Publishing. 2014.

Arousal: The Secret Logic of Sexual Fantasies. Michael J. Bader. St. Martin’s Griffin. 2003. 

Attached: The New Science of Adult Attachment and How It Can Help You Find—and Keep—Love. Amir Levine and Rachel Heller. TarcherPerigee Publishing. 2010.

A Thing of Beauty: Travels in Mythical and Modern Greece. Peter Fiennes. Oneworld Publications. 2021.

At the Existentialist Cafe: Freedom, Being, and Apricot Cocktails. Sarah Bakewell. Other Press. 2016.

Authentic Happiness. Martin Seligman. Simon & Schuster. 2002.

Aware: The Science and Practice of Presence–The Groundbreaking Meditation Practice. Daniel J.Siegel. TarcherPerigee. 2018. 

Being A Human: Adventures in Forty Thousand Years of Consciousness. Charles Foster. Metropolitan Books. 2021.

Beyond the Hero. Allan B. Chinen. Xlibris. 1993. 

Catharsis in Healing, Ritual, and Drama. Thomas J. Scheff. An Author’s Guild BackInPrint Edition. 1979, 2001.

Circe. Madeline Miller. Little, Brown and Company. 2018. 

Creativity: Flow and the Psychology of Discovery and Invention. Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi. Harper Collins. 2009. 

Deathing: An Intelligent Alternative for the Final Moments of Life. Anya Foos-Graber. Nicolas-Hays, Inc. 1989. 

Ecstasy: Understanding the Psychology of Joy. Robert A. Johnson. Harper. 1989. 

Elderhood: Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life. Louise Aronson. Bloomsbury Publishing; 1st edition. 2019. 

Exploring Affect. Silvan Tomkins, Ed. Virginia Demos, Cambridge University Press. 1995.

The Feminine in Fairy Tales (C. G. Jung Foundation Books Series). Marie-Louise von Franz. Shambhala; Revised ed. edition. 2017.

Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life. James Hollis. Avery. 2005. 

From Age-ing to Sageing. Schachter-Shalomi and Miller. Grand Central Publishing. 2008. 

The Greek and Roman Myths: A Guide to the Classical Stories. Philip Matyszak. Thames & Hudson. 2010. 

How To Be Idle: A Loafer’s Manifesto. Tom Hodgkinson. Harper Perennial. 2005.

How To Change Your Mind. Michael Pollan. Penguin Books. 2019. 

The Heroine’s Journey. Maureen Murdock. Shambhala. 1990.

The Inner Work of Age: Shifting From Role To Soul. Connie Zweig. Park Street Press. 2021.

In The Ever After. Allan B. Chinen. Chiron Publications. 2018.

Iron John. Robert Bly.Hachette Books. 1990. 

The Joy of Reading. Charles Van Doren. Sourcebooks. 2008.

The Loss of Belonging: Ten Steps To A New (and Better) Tribe. Randy Elrod. re:Create Books. 2019. 

Leaving the Fold: A Guide for Former Fundamentalists and Others Leaving Their Religion. Marlene Winell. Apocryphile Press. 2006. 

Long Engagements. David W. Plath. Stanford University Press. 1980. 

The Longevity Project: Surprising Discoveries for Health and Long Life from the Landmark Eight-Decade Study. Howard S. Friedman Ph.D. and Leslie R. Martin Ph.D. Plume. 2011. 

Man and His Symbols. Carl Jung. Doubleday & Company. 1964. 

Mandala Symbolism. Carl Jung. Princeton University Press. 1959, 1969.

Man Seeks God: My Flirtations with the Divine. Eric Weiner.Twelve: Hachette Book Group. 2012.

Meanings of Life. Roy F. Baumeister. Guilford Press. 1991. 

Memories, Dreams, Reflections. C.G. Jung.Vintage Books.1961.

Modern Man In Search of a Soul. Carl Jung. Martino Fine Books. 2017.

The Mythical Quest. Retold by Rosalind Kerven. Pomegranate art Books. 1996. 

The Myth of the Birth of the Hero. Otto Rank. JHUP. Updated Version. 2015. 

Myths and Symbols. Kitagawa & Long. University of Chicago Press. 1969. 

Norse Mythology. Neil Gaiman. W. W. Norton & Company. 2017. 

Observing the Erotic Imagination. Robert J. Stoller. Yale University Press. 1985.

Pathways to Bliss: Mythology and Personal Transformation. Joseph Campbell. Stillpoint Digital Press. 2004. 

Phallos. Eugene Monick. Inner City Books. 1987. 

The Philosophical Baby: What Children’s Minds Tell Us About Truth, Love, and the Meaning of Life. Alison Gopnik. Farrar, Straus and Giroux. 2010.

Porn: Myths for the Twentieth Century. Robert J. Stoller. Yale University Press. 1991. 

The Portable Jung. Ed. Joseph Campbell. Penguin Group. 1976.

Psychology of the Unconscious. Carl Jung. Dover Publications. 1947. 2002. 

The Pursuit of Pleasure. Lionel Tiger. Routledge. 2017. 

The Quest of the Holy Grail. Penguin Books. 1969. 

Reflections on Your Life Journal. Ken Gire. Chariot Victor Publishing. 1998.

Ritual: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions). Barry Stephenson. Oxford University Press. 2015.

Sacred Prostitute. Nancy Qualls-Corbett. Inner City Books. 1998.

Shame and Pride: Affect, Sex, and the Birth of Self. Donald L. Nathanson. W.W. Norton & Company. 1994.

The Song of Achilles: A Novel. Madeline Miller. Ecco. 2012. 

The Undiscovered Self. Carl Jung. New American Library. 1957. 

The Upside of Your Dark Side. Todd B. Kashdan & Robert Biswas-Diener. Plume. 2014. 

Waking Up. Sam Harris. Simon & Schuster. 2014. 

What Are People For?: Essays. Wendell Berry. Counterpoint; Second Edition. 2010.

Why Good People Do Bad Things. James Hollis. Penguin Publishing Group. 2008.

The Wisdom of the Shamans. Don Jose Ruiz. Heirophant Publishing. 2018.

Wired To Create. Scott Barry Kaufman & Carolyn Gregoire. Perigee Books. 2015. 

Women Who Run With the Wolves: Myths and Stories of the Wild Woman Archetype. Clarissa Pinkola Estes.Ballantine Books; Reissue Edition. 1996. 

The World of Shamanism. Roger Walsh. Llewellyn Publications. 2007.