How We May Live
Daily we are bombarded with
visual images. The media and advertising industries know that our visual
sense is primary. What we “see” is
foremost in shaping what we “think”.
How helpful, then, if we could see
how we are growing and maturing as individuals. We can learn how we relate
and engage others and why our most intimate relationships change and
endeavour either to deeper connection or dissolution. Our life is our choice.
Clarity + Mystery = Claristery
This workshop provides
participants with a visual map where daily living can take us. It is deeply
provoking, thoughtful and affirming. This retreat will help you see that you
are complete — here, right now. You carry within you the foundation of your
If you have participated in
this workshop previously you will recognize it as using the CIRCLE and
the CONE as a visual map which can translate into many “languages”,
i.e. various psychological theories, educational theories, secular everyday
reflections or theological and spiritual perspectives — whatever language
that you speak. The only prerequisite
is an inquiring mind along with a willingness to listen to oneself, to be
still and quiet accompanied by others in a relaxing and peaceful setting.
The “Work” in the Workshop …
… is individual. There will be no formal group
activities. The accommodation is
comfortable and there will be plenty of opportunity for solitude for you to
walk, journal, meditate, paint, or take part in other recreational activities.
Prior to Arrival
Information will be sent to you
well in advance of the workshop so that you may do some guided reflection and
gather a few mementos of your life for some important projects you will
Where and When
The next workshop will be announced soon. Space is always limited.
Check in time will be after dinner —
between 6:00 PM and 7:00 PM on Friday night.
The Workshop will conclude after
lunch on Sunday.
The first session will begin at 7:30
PM on Friday.
A detailed time schedule will be included in your
The complete cost for the retreat
will be reasonable and will include accommodation, breakfast and lunch, and
printed materials. Fees will be
A non-refundable deposit of $50 is
required when you submit your registration form.
Cancellations must be received more
than thirty days before the start of the retreat.
Payment can be made with either
cheque or Visa.
Please advise when you register if
vegetarian meals are desired.
Click Here to go to the Registration