A Philosopher's Notebooks

A Scholar-Practitioner's Studies, Reading, Practices and Contemplations

Notes and Research by Michael P. Garofalo, M.S. 
Valley Spirit Center, Gushen Grove, Red Bluff, California


Cloud Hands Blog

How to Live a Good Life: Advice from Wise Persons 

The Good Life: Virtues, Ethics, Happiness

Fingers, Hands, Touching, Skin, Haptics, Sensing, Feeling

The Five Senses 

Somatics, Body-Mind, Somaesthetics, Embodied Cognition

Tai Chi Chuan     Chi Kung     Yoga     Walking     Gardening     Tantra    

Psychology, Self-Help, Biblio-Therapy, Self-Improvement 

Fitness and Well Being

Aging, Growing Older, Old Age, Maturity, Senior Citizens

Gardening, Biology, Gardeners and Nature Studies 

History of Ideas, Intellectual History

Science, Technology, Scientific Reasoning

Biology, Life Sciences, Botany

Medicine, Health Sciences, Anatomy, Physiology

Somatic Practices for Health, Well-Being and Mindfulness 


Tao Te Ching by Lao Tzu

My Views on Organized Religion and Theology


Green Way Research


Neo-Pagan Druids

Green Way Research




A Philosopher's Notebooks
Bibliography and Home Resources
Of Little Interest to Anyone but Me


Critical Thinking, Rhetoric, Semantics, Linguistics

Logic, Reasoning, Thinking, Argumentation

General Philosophy, History of Philosophy

Psychology, Cognitive Sciences, Philosophy of Mind

Ethics, Practical Reason, Wisdom, The Good Life

Aesthetics, Art, Beauty

Encyclopedias, Dictionaries

Spirituality, Mysticism, Rituals, Mythology, Symbols

Science, Scientific Reasoning

Fitness, Health, Healing, Psychology

Memory, Recollection, Nostalgia

Process Philosophy

Tao Te Ching by Lao Tzu



Cloud Hands Blog

Green Way Research

Lifestyle Advice from Wise Persons

Index to A Philosopher's Notebooks


Critical Thinking, Reasoning, Logic, Induction, Semantics
Philosophical Thinking, Fallacies, Argumentation, Rhetoric
Philosophy of Language, Cognitive Sciences, Psychology
Ethics, Practical Reason, Good Life, Wisdom
Aesthetics, Art, Beauty
Spirituality, Mysticism, Rituals, Mythology, Symbols
Let's Be Reasonable








Research by
Michael P. Garofalo, M.S.



Michael P. Garofalo, A Brief Biography

Green Way Research, Red Bluff, California

This webpage was last modified and updated on October 2, 2015.

This webpage was first distributed online on January 23, 2013.

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Index to A Philosopher's Notebooks