Have you ever noticed in yourself or others, that a person who struggles at something such as job searching or perhaps a phase of dating after breaking up, eventually seems to give up, and in doing so, seems to naturally land what they had tried so hard to get by a lot of effort previously? … Continue reading The Beauty of Rejection
"If it's a good idea, go ahead and do it. It's much easier to apologize than it is to get permission." - Grace Hopper It can be difficult to live any sort of non-standard lifestyle. It feels as if everyone around you is judging you for it. In a very likely truth, they are far … Continue reading The Pursuit of Permission
"Inform yourself. What does inform yourself mean? It means transcend and mistrust ideology. Go for: direct experience" - Terence McKenna Like meditation, direct experience is like a Swiss army knife of spirituality, it has many possible uses. Both of the spiritual kind, and of the more fun practical sort. In it's simplest form, direct experience … Continue reading The Path of Direct Experience
“Your problem is you are too busy holding on to your unworthiness.” ― Ram Dass The beautiful thing about fear is that it will follow you everywhere. You can't really take a vacation from it. If you take a flight 3000 kilometers away, it will gladly come with you. Wherever you go, there it is. … Continue reading The Battle For Worthiness
"Know Thyself"- Temple of Apollo at Delphi Who are you? Your name was decided by your parents, so you aren't "Steve", sorry Steves of the world. Even with having spent potentially many years of schooling and on the job, you aren't really your career either. Some people change those as late as in their 60s … Continue reading Who Are You?