Reflections, Actions and Prospects
The New Nurturing Potential
Issue 3, the Autumn
issue, will be published in September
2013. Although it will include a number of articles
held over from the Summer issue, we are still looking for
material, for which latest submission date is September 12,
2013. Please remember that your articles need not be
original, but (subject to copyright considerations) may have
already been published elsewhere, providing they are
relevant to the philosophy of Nurturing Potential as
expressed in our Mission Statement: "The aim of Nurturing
Potential is to provide signposts, to suggest less-travelled
footpaths, to open up new vistas and new territories, and to
recommend different maps for familiar territories. To this
end we will be providing serious and light-hearted material,
for we believe the frivolous can be as didactic as the
Looking through the storage
boxes of potential material that had lately made the journey
from Cornwall (where they had been stored) to our new base in
north-west London, we came across the following It's
pretty "old hat", but amused us enough to want to share it.
So, even if you have seen it before, you may enjoy the reminder.
Woman's Random Thoughts
bug me. Especially when they say things
like "You know, sometimes I forget to eat."
Now I've forgotten my address, my mother's
maiden name, and my keys. But I've never
forgotten to eat! You have to be a special
kind of stupid to forget to eat
telling us to get in touch with our bodies.
Mine isn't all that communicative, but I heard
from it the other day after I said: "Body, how'd
you like to go to the six o'clock class in
vigorous toning?" Clear as a bell my body
said, "Listen, bitch, do it and die!"
A friend of
mine confused her valium with her birth control
pills. She had 14 kids, but she doesn't
give a damn.
I read this
article that said the typical symptoms of stress
are eating too much, drinking too much, impulse
buying, and driving too fast. Are they
kidding? That is my idea of a perfect day.
What did God
say after He created Man? "I can do
We have reactivated the email link to our
website, and we hope this will prove more convenient to our
readers and our contributors. It is already active,
but a general announcement will be made shortly via email,
Facebook and Linked-in. For the present
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In the planning stage for the Autumn 2013 issue of Nurturing
Potential is the next part of
The Main Theme devoted to the topic of Teamwork,
We also have articles for the Beliefs and the Business sections.
In the Culture section we are working on
Dependency Theory - Where is it Now?
A collaborative effort between contributors in the Language and
Therapy sections is based around the subject of "Donkey Bridges"
and its relevance to NLP.