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Growing up through falling apart Review by Roy MacSkimmingof The Survival Papers: Anatomy of a Midlife Crisis (title 35; $25), and Dear Gladys: The Survival Papers, Book 2 (title 37; $25) by Daryl Sharp, in The Toronto Star, August 1989. To discover what Jung was driving at, we can plough through all 20 volumes of … Read more


Eros = Sophia Becoming Excerpt from a book in progress,  Miles To Go Before I Sleep,  by Daryl Sharp. Feeling derelict and dissolute, I spent a pleasant evening with my close friend Rebecca, talking of our lives and sealing wax. Rebecca is happily married, and ours is a chaste friendship that my inner woman Rachel … Read more


Excerpt from the work in progress, MILES TO GO BEFORE I SLEEP, by Daryl Sharp Preface Two of my esteemed Jungian colleagues, Mario Jacoby and James Hillman, died this year (2011). I am now one of the few surviving second-tier Jungian acolytes who endeavor to keep Jung’s message alive in our hectic extraverted collective culture, where … Read more


The Eros Trilogy: Live Your Nonsense: Halfway to Dawn with Eros (A Jungian Perspective on Individuation) $25 Trampled to Death by Geese: More Eros, and a Lot More Nonsense (A Jungian analyst’s whimsical perspective on the inner life) $25 Hijacked by Eros: A Jungian analyst’s picaresque adventures in the pleroma. $25 See www.innercitybooks.net for details … Read more

Press Release: Two New Inner City TItles

INNER CITY BOOKS is proud to add TWO NEW TITLES to its substantial, acclaimed canon of Studies in Jungian Psychology by Jungian Analysts: 125. AN AMERICAN JUNGIAN: In Honor of Edward F. Edinger(Ed. George R. Elder and Dianne D. Cordic). Illustrated.ISBN 978-1-894574-26-6. 288 pages. Sewn. Index. $35/£20 This extraordinary compilation brings together essays and reviews … Read more

Jung Uncorked & The Other Side of Illness

Inner City Books has added two new titles to their extensive list of publications of Studies in Jungian Psychology by Jungian Analyst. Jung Uncorked Book Three: Rare Vintages from the Cellar of Analytical Psychology Decanted with commentaries by DARYL SHARP ISBN 9781894574242. (Book 3) Index 128 pp. 2008. $25.00 C.G. Jung died in 1961 at … Read more

Donkeys, Elephants & Jungian Psychology Unplugged

What better way of celebrating the end of a republican era than by paying tribute to the Elephant! Jungian Psychology Unplugged: My Life as an Elephant by Daryl Sharp “This warm, humorous, entertaining and beautifully written book gives an overview of Jungian Psychology . . . That’s right, warm, humorous, entertaining, beautifully written, and a … Read more

The Story Behind Inner City Books

By Daryl Sharp, Publisher and General Editor In 1980 I was 44 years old. I had returned to Toronto two years earlier from the Jung Institute in Zurich and I had a thriving practice. I had so much energy I thought I might explode. Theoretically it’s possible. E = m x c2 (squared). If you … Read more

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