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Poiesis

Creativity in all its manifold expressions, exploring the imaginative, artistic and transcendent facets of life

How to thrive after leaving your religion | Psyche

Change and self-development

guide

How to thrive after leaving your religion

It can be distressing, but liberating too. Use these tips from clinical practice and personal experience to emerge stronger

by Micah Rees

The dance of the macaws | Psyche

Spirituality and religion

film

An ancient ritual is a window to Mayan culture’s deep past and vibrant present

18 mins

How to set yourself free with ritual | Psyche

Rituals and celebrations

guide

How to set yourself free with ritual

For a life of harmonious ease, find the rhythm in the everyday: make your world your temple and submit to its sacred ritual

by Alan Jay Levinovitz

A Jew walks into a bar | Psyche

Laughter and comedy

film

An Orthodox Jew struggles to balance his two callings – religion and comedy

24 mins

How to revive your sense of wonder | Psyche

Wonder and the sublime

guide

How to revive your sense of wonder

That childhood urge to ask ‘how’ and ‘why’ usually fades. But we can all learn to rediscover the joys of wide-eyed discovery

by Frank Keil

Genius loci | Psyche

Altered states

film

An odyssey into the Parisian night reflects the allure and anxieties of cities

16 mins