1. Can my purpose change throughout this course (flip flop) before drilling down to the real deal for me?
An example of one if my flip flops
C: Chronic Pain (lumbar fusion after car crash 1 year ago – not our fault
T: I can’t live like this
F: Continued anger
A: Give in to pain
R: It’s what I do when I feel threatened
C: Chronic pain
T: I choose to embrace this pain with loving kindness
A: Choose a distraction from a predetermined list
R: Pain subsides when the mind is focused elsewhere.
2. Others’ purposes seem aesthetic (i. e. concerned with pure emotion and sensation as opposed to pure intellectuality) in nature. How does one move forward with the model beginning with an aesthetic thought?