LivingNow 007

Published on Nov 17, 2020

Description:

While the coronavirus pandemic has seen widespread suffering and a massive global disruption, it's the human spirit to adapt and learn through adversity, and gather wisdom along the way. This issue is dedicated to collecting and using that wisdom to help us thrive through and beyond COVID-19

Categories:

COVID-19

Cover:

LivingNow 007
Annual subscription

Annual subscription

Annual subscription for all articles

28 articles from this collection:
Editorial to edition #007
Editorial to edition #007
The coronavirus pandemic has seen widespread suffering and a  massive global disruption. However it's the human spirit to adapt  and learn through adversity, and gather wisdom along the way.  This issue is dedicated to collecting and using that wisdom to  help us thrive through and beyond COVID-19.
A framework for thriving through and beyond the pandemic
A framework for thriving through and beyond the pandemic
It may sound counter-intuitive but the key to thriving is struggle. So, if you have really struggled in lockdown this is your opportunity – grab it with everything you have!
The art of making meaning – post-pandemic style
The art of making meaning – post-pandemic style
Making meaning helps us endure and recover from traumatic experiences, and could help you thrive beyond COVID-19 by Larissa Wright
How to get more out of your life by doing less
How to get more out of your life by doing less
My cancer diagnosis gave me permission to do less. This  transformed my life from constant turmoil to a life with  intention and clarity.
How do you prosper during COVID-19? 
How do you prosper during COVID-19? 
Seeking strength through adversity, and adapting to change, Craig finds a  way to prosper – and discovers a brand new passion along the way.
Be brilliant
Be brilliant
We’re all at risk of becoming the robots of life versus the humans of extraordinary evolution, where potential is unleashed and brilliance shines.
COVID-19 calls for pandemic change – what's your new normal’?
COVID-19 calls for pandemic change – what's your new normal’?
COVID-19 is clearly asking something of us which is greater than medicine and economics.
Adjusting to life after COVID
Adjusting to life after COVID
Depending on the change, adjustment can take a long time  or a short time. Change will come; it always does. We can  be prepared or unprepared. We can adjust or stay put. It can be an easy transition or a hard one. How we adjust,  though, is always up to us.
2020: The year I started getting paid while lounging in the nude
2020: The year I started getting paid while lounging in the nude
Acceptance as a tool for tough times
Acceptance as a tool for tough times
Some things are worth fighting for in life, but many issues and events aren’t worth fighting over at all. Simply paying attention and seeking understanding will help us discover which is which and hence know which to accept .
Is this the greatest opportunity in living memory?
Is this the greatest opportunity in living memory?
Finding pleasure and aliveness in a pandemic
Finding pleasure and aliveness in a pandemic
Have you had a healthy relationship with your pleasure lately? How can we use sensual pleasure to become more resilient?
The Human Factor Online
The Human Factor Online
The COVID lockdown has seen a revolution in the  way businesses – and individuals – are connecting,  communicating, and collaborating. While online meeting  platforms have proven themselves to be indispensable  tools, they come with some caveats. Here are some  expert’s valuable tips on getting the most out of your  online sessions.
Emotional-spiritual quarantine survival guide
Emotional-spiritual quarantine survival guide
The following points will help you more than  survive emotionally and spiritually, but more  importantly, to thrive, both as an individual and in your relationships in this COVID-19 era.
 Normal let us down – here’s how to move forward
Normal let us down – here’s how to move forward
The old ‘normal’ is struggling to maintain its  hold on our lives – the only difference is that it  is from behind a screen rather than in the world  ‘outside’.
Downtowns may vanish or become shadowy ghost towns
Downtowns may vanish or become shadowy ghost towns
The downtown cores in many big cities are poised to vanish or become shadowy ghost towns of the past because of the global pandemic, worldwide recession, and the end  of the office era.
Is this the great awakening?
Is this the great awakening?
Sometimes new age books predicted the ‘great awakening’ – and I reckon this could be it, because we all slowed down  enough for a gap to appear.
The environment in a post-lockdown world
The environment in a post-lockdown world
Earlier this year, the world entered unchar ted waters when a  coronavirus outbreak turned into a global pandemic. This placed  the citizens of most industrialised countries in an unprecedented  position, with home lockdowns, social distancing, and unfolding  economic impacts whose ramifications are starting to emerge. The  virus is affecting nearly everything, to a greater or lesser degree,  including how environmental issues can be tackled.
Paul the fixer
Paul the fixer
Paul carried the weight of the world:  quite easily, it seemed.
I will survive – Feldenkrais and other strategies that improve your chances
I will survive – Feldenkrais and other strategies that improve your chances
Four strategies that improve your chance to survive and thrive in the midst of major calamities: job loss, illness,  death of a loved one, marital break-up, incarceration, zombie apocalypse and, yes, COVID-19.
Money rules
Money rules
Living pay to pay is not a good idea – and COVID-19 has highlighted that very, very well. If you are ready to change things going forward, then now is a good time to get started.
Knowledge in a time of crisis
Knowledge in a time of crisis
A perspective on our reactions to  COVID-19 informed by the ancient wisdom of the I Ching.
How to be grateful, even when life sucks
How to be grateful, even when life sucks
Let’s face it! When you’re having a self-pity party  and you feel crap, the last thing you feel like doing is thinking about what you’re grateful for. This would totally ruin the vibe (of the party).
Digesting change
Digesting change
The ancient intelligence of Ayurveda offers simple, practical healing tools to care for yourself in the heat of change and adaptation.
Getting through the pandemic – I’m counting on it!
Getting through the pandemic – I’m counting on it!
How do we get through COVID-19? To successfully face a crisis, we need to take action. First, there are precautions that minimise the physical risks. Secondly, we need to have a strategy for maintaining our mental well-being.
Looking after your mind to look after your future
Looking after your mind to look after your future
Do you have the mind skills required to perform at your best during difficult times?  Here are 3 lessons we can learn from this pandemic that  equip us create a thriving future
Tips for quarantine fatigue during COVID-19
Tips for quarantine fatigue during COVID-19
‘Quarantine fatigue’ is the latest phenomenon happening all over the world, after months of restrictions and social distancing. People are reporting states of lethargy and low motivation. Here are some actionable steps to help if you too are afflicted by this.
LivingNow ’s POSTpandemicCARDS
LivingNow ’s POSTpandemicCARDS
Various experts in their fields share their ...