Have a look at this image (opens in a new tab). Are you intrigued? I suppose you may wonder why I am showing you this bizarre image. I use this during my workshops as a metaphor for hypnosis. It is an example of how the unconscious mind works without the knowledge of the conscious mind. It is part of a doodle my wife made during a number of phone calls to her friends, (the telephone bill was very high!). She was using her conscious mind to talk to her friends while her creative unconscious mind was doing the drawing. She was amazed what she found when she finished the conversations!
Have you read Dr Brian Roet's article in the NCH Journal?
You can download a PDF copy here
Listen to Dr Brian Roet in discussion with Adam Eason on the Hypnosis Weekly podcast about his work with Parts and Metaphor: