Transpersonal Journeys is hub for artists, writers, poets and philosophers showcasing works that are executed by professional and non-professional artists. We are also interested in Outsider Environments and Bohemian Design. The premise of this site is that art is a natural resource for healing the body and mind as it taps into the quiescence of the mind and settles the chaos and conflict. Transpersonal Journeys cannot offer you fame and fortune, but we believe that art is a valuable cultural map for future generations so we display any art that promotes world peace and equality.
Astarte (Heb: Ashtoreth), (Bab: Ishtar), was a fertility goddess who also enjoyed regal and matronly aspects. The prominent deity Eshmun of Sidon developed from a chthonic nature for agriculture into a god of health and healing. Associated with the fertility and harvest myth widespread in the region, in this regard Eshmun was linked with Astarte; …
Canvey Island has a tradition of attracting rebels, witches, pirates, smugglers and social misfits. The island offered a discrete access to England via the mouth of the river Thames. The waters could be sand banked and treacherous with unpredictable cross currents that swallowed up everything in their path so it also gave protection …
Sharp thorns produce delicate roses, said the great poet Ovid. Canvey Island had a rather thorny, lewd and cruel side to its existence, while on the surface it appeared wild in parts and serene in others. The Lobster Smack Inn built at Holehaven before the eighteenth century was known for its, rum smugglers and …
Art for Fun and Wellbeing is a collection of works by the therapy group in Foster, Victoria by the same name. Available at Amazon.com
This book celebrates the work of Geraldine Wogan-Browne and was created to accompany a memorial to this remarkable woman at the Manna Gum Community House in 2016. By Dr Chris James (Author). Review this item. http://Mythology and Meaning in the Chinese Brush and Ink Drawings of Geraldine Wogan-Browne. https://www.amazon.com/s/ref=nb_sb_noss?url=search-alias%3Dstripbooks&field-keywords=Dr+Chris+James+books+mythology+and+meaning+in+the+chinesse+brush+and+ink+drawings+of+geraldine+wogan-browne
Simple instructions to improve memory and maintain positive thoughts by Dr Chris James (Author).
Beyond the Mind’s Eye by Dr Chris James (Author)
This work offers simple principles and strategies for understanding and dealing with anxiety and depression. The presentation is easy to read and the graphics are colourful. Recommended for anyone who want’s to know more about coping with mental changes.
Robert Prudhoe’s Outsider Art
by Dr Chris James (Author)
Out of print.
How the brain distinguishes between love and lust. What is Love by Dr Chris James(Author).