Following on my June update about The Dalai Lama’s Cat movie (http://davidmichie.com/blog/2015/06/27/exciting-news-the-dalai-lamas-cat-movie/) I am very happy to let everyone know that a screenplay has now been delivered – and it is terrific! You can probably imagine the trepidation a novelist feels handing over work to a screenplay writer to turn into a movie script: what if the characters in the movie come out bearing little resemblance to the ones you created? What if the themes so important to the book are glossed over or ignored? We’ve all been to see movies of books that we love - and have come away disappointed.
Posted on: Oct 6, 2015
Most of us can remember a few words that were spoken to us at a pivotal moment in our life which had a powerful impact. The person saying the words may - or may not - have been important to us. But whatever they communicated struck us with such compelling clarity that it made us see things in a different light. Perhaps it became the catalyst for change.
Posted on: Sep 22, 2015
Having moved from the Renaissance idea of mind as soul, through the materialist notion of mind as brain, Western scientists are now deepening their understanding of mind as a flow of energy, capable of consciousness and cognition.
Posted on: Sep 15, 2015