This is a beautiful, insightful interview. I appreciate the prospective on stress and time. Listen to the interview with the late Irish poet and philosopher, John O'Donohue ( link is top left under 'Listen') http://www.onbeing.org/program/inner-landscape-beauty/203
Being vs. Becoming: John Steinbeck on Creative Integrity, the Art of Changing Your Mind, the Humanistic Duty of the Artist
A Buddhist nun on the value of not only powering down our electronic devices but also quieting the racing mind. “You quickly learn that distractions are not just phone calls and emails. Our own mind and our longings, our cravings and our fantasies are also major distractions,” Pema Chödrön on The Importance of Powering Down
Alain de Botton is a philosopher who likes the best of religion, but doesn’t believe in God. So he’s created “The School of Life,” a secular community in London. He explains why wisdom and ritual shouldn’t be reserved just for believers.