It is time to ask the great questions: How can we make a better
world? What must we do to serve the emerging New Story? These questions
help us clarify and define. They prompt us to articulate goals lofty
enough to lift us out of petty preoccupations and unite us in pursuit of
objectives worthy of our best efforts.
The world is hungry for vision. At a time when whole systems are in
transition and global forces challenge all authority, there is an
insistence in the mud, contractions shiver through the earth womb,
patterns of possibility strain to emerge from the rough clay of changing
social structures. This is the child who is now being born. This is the
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Dr. Jean Houston, scholar, philosopher and researcher in Human Capacities, is one of the foremost visionary thinkers and doers of our time. She has long been regarded as one of the principal founders of the Human Potential Movement and one of the leading experts in the field of myth and archetype.