Daniel Mack

... the book with the changing name!

Earlier Titles:            

Mindful Making      Abide       Bricolage

Working by Moonlight    The Wayward Artist

The Joy of Making: Reawakening Your Soul through Personal Creativity in Everyday Life   

Hair on the Shower Wall and other creative opportunities

What Else? The joy and distress of creative opportunities.

DIS:Da Book  All about creative disorder, distress, disfunction, distraction

     

Preface     Tool kit for better imagination and a more civil sustainable society

 

1:  FEELING MORE ALIVE: To be creative is a birthright.

                                   

2:  HEAR YOUR OWN LEAVES RUSTLING:  YOUR WAYWARD ARTIST

      Energizing parts of deep memory; Finding your “gift”; It's paired with your wounds

 

3:  THE DIAGRAM: understanding the processes of Making                                                             

5: How are you FEEDING your Four Needs?

                                           for Wonder, Stories, Krafting, the Carnal

 

6: MAKING STORIES:.Seeing life as a dramatic, non-linear mythic story;  

Stories Build Community: The Politics of Making. Stories fuse tensions

 

7: MAKING THIS INTO THAT Exploring

Krafting:  learning to do new things, be new ways: Foraging.  DM’s ANIMA as case study

Playing:  practice with the Imagination and the use of intuition and magical thinking“infinite play”

 

8: THE CARNAL: the animal energy we share with all creatures  

Contact with the earth, air, water, fire, light and dark, cold and heat, Animism, Primitivism

 

9:  VISITING THIN PLACES, ELSEWHERES and THRESHOLDS:

hunting awe and wonder in the in-betweens: The spirit of place  sense of place

 

10: Finding Ways to see anew

11: WHAT THE ALCHEMISTS KNEW: MORE PRACTICES and TOOLS:

                                   

12: Meet Your Other S’elves: You are not alone, you are a mob; the archetypes,, There are preferred, deferred and denied s’elfs.

 

13: Making your Way from Here: other excursions and bushwhacking into the imagination: Tikkun Olam healing the world   Sustainable Living: The Foraging Economy -- New Simplicity

14: Art-in-Service Case Studies                

 

The Portals: list of exercises related to the text        

Introduction to tools and techniques of Making including  Four Basic Tools  you already have:The Eye, the Hand, the Body and Magical Thinking 

Glossary of terms, concepts                                

 

Index/Linking to Wayward People

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