This is a space where I may gently add things to from time to time. I hope they will be of some interest. Here are some stepping stones in Yorkshire. Slippery, quite easy to fall in, sudden panics...
Everydayness and contemplation
Heidegger used the metaphor of the hammer. We are usually busy doing something with the tools we have ready at hand. Therapy can be a place to stop what we are doing and contemplate what (else) is present and available to us.
Orwellian double think and bad faith
"To know and not to know, to be conscious of complete truthfulness, while telling carefully constructed lies, to hold simultaneously two opinions, which cancel out, knowing them to be contradictory, and believing in both of them... even to understand the word "doublethink" involved the use of doublethink..."