June 2022 newsletter

June 2022   Dear Friends,   Summer is upon us in these parts, with lilacs in bloom and the rhubarb up and ready to harvest. In our Jungian Center schedule, this is a time of planning the 2022-2023 academic year, and our Fall semester will offer exciting learning opportunities, as we have some wonderful teachers […]

Carl Jung and George Land on What’s Really Going On

Sue Mehrtens is the author of this and all the other blog essays on this site. The opinions expressed in these essays are her own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of other Jungian Center faculty or Board members.  Honesty, as well as professional courtesy, require that you give proper attribution to […]

May 2022 newsletter

May Day 2022 Dear Friends,   Our local weatherman on WDEV recently told us that one feature of climate change seems to be a shift of seasons, with each season beginning a month later. This certainly seems to be true in Vermont, as our April seemed more like a typical March (lots of wind, “sugar” […]

Jung on Finding Meaning in Life

Sue Mehrtens is the author of this and all the other blog essays on this site. The opinions expressed in these essays are her own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of other Jungian Center faculty or Board members.  Honesty, as well as professional courtesy, require that you give proper attribution to […]

April 2022 newsletter

April 1, 2022 Dear Friends,   As is typical for March in Vermont, our weather is playing April Fool’s on us–cold one day with snow, warm the next with mud.  As I write this on the cusp of April, I hope your way is mud-free and smooth, unlike our situation where the freeze-and-thaw conditions have […]

Jung on the Immortality of the Soul

Sue Mehrtens is the author of this and all the other blog essays on this site. The opinions expressed in these essays are her own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of other Jungian Center faculty or Board members.  Honesty, as well as professional courtesy, require that you give proper attribution to […]

March 2022 newsletter

1 March 2022   Dear Friends,   March–the month of high winds, teasing Spring-like days followed by blizzards and deep snows. Sigh! The Coast Pilot describes the Springs in New England as “disagreeable.” Yes–no understatement there! But it warms my heart to list the wonderful course offerings coming up this month, which are listed below. […]

Jung on Life, Death, Free Will and Suicide

Sue Mehrtens is the author of this and all the other blog essays on this site. The opinions expressed in these essays are her own and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of other Jungian Center faculty or Board members.  Honesty, as well as professional courtesy, require that you give proper attribution to […]

February 2022 newsletter

February 2022   Dear Friends,   As I write this, the outdoor thermometer tells me it is 11 below zero in my backyard, with minus 32 reported in Island Pond, up in our “Northeast Kingdom.” Cold! All the houses are “smoking,” big plumes of smoke rising from their chimneys, with no prospect of respite from […]