narrative

A Quote by Jalaja Bonheim on stories, women, narrative, and life

When women get together, they tell stories. This is how it has always been. Telling stories is our way of saying who we are, where we have come from, what we know, and where we might be headed.

Jalaja Bonheim

Source: Aphrodite's Daughters : Women's Sexual Stories and the Journey of the Soul

Contributed by: Siona

A Quote by Mandy Aftel on begin, aware, narrative, patterns, structure, life, revise, refine, and rewrite

As we begin to become aware of the narrative patterns
around which we structure our lives,
we learn how to take charge, revise, refine,
and even completely rewrite them.

Mandy Aftel

Source: The Story of Your Life : Becoming the Author of Your Experience

Contributed by: Nya

A Quote by Mitch on daily lives, narrative, and built-in

Our daily lives have built-in narrative arcs.

Mitch Thrower

Source: "The Attention Deficit Workplace" by Mitch Thrower

Contributed by: Mitch

A Quote by Matt Seaton on self-mythology, narrative, and matt seaton

"As with any oft-repeated narrative, those stories about ourselves which have the character of myth, that constitute our kinship in ways of which we are largely unconscious, are subject to subtle distortions.  It is easy to invest too much in the fictions that make life tolerable."

Matt Seaton

Source: The Escape Artist, Pages: 12

Contributed by: Steve

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