“Mankind, he said, judging from their neglect of him, have never, as I think, at all understood the power of Love. For if they had understood Him they would surely have built noble temples and altars, and offered solemn sacrifices in His honor; but this is not done.” - Plato, The Symposium The Blaze About … Continue reading Love as an Algorithm – Tap into its Sovereignty
They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.” Benjamin Franklin Freedom Reigns This post is a continuation of the story of my journey to gain sovereignty in my life. It’s a story about freedom. I see a future earth where all who inhabit it enjoy … Continue reading Finding Freedom: Mirror, Mirror on the Wall
Freedom. What does that word mean to you? Are you free? Or are you settling for, “this is not the life that I imagined, but I am stuck”? No Freedom, Only Should’s and Have to’s Not so long ago I was anything but free. I looked the part. But, that was an illusion. I wasn’t locked up in a … Continue reading Finding Freedom: Atlas, You Can Take the World Off Your Shoulders
My children are (very) often unsolicited recipients of all my life learning. The material that I would call 'hard-fought wisdom'. The stuff that you discover after you go into trenches and give your blood, sweat and tears to get out. I know that my living example is the greatest teacher to them. But because I … Continue reading What if it’s really all we need?
“You take the blue pill, the story ends. You wake up in your bed and believe whatever you want to believe. You take the red pill, you stay in Wonderland, and I show you how deep the rabbit hole goes." The Matrix If I had to come up with one magic word...one word, that … Continue reading The Earth Game: Why knowing how it’s played is paramount
What is that “x-factor” which fuels those extraordinary people who make indelible marks upon history and alter the world as we know it? You know, the Steve Jobs-types. The trailblazers. The disruptors. The visionaries. What is it that these, often quoted, studied, and admired, forward-thinkers possess? What is so unique about these people who not only imagine … Continue reading Three Distinct Qualities of Visionaries and How You Find Them in Yourself
I used to avoid adversity like the plague. It was not my friend. I would go to great lengths to keep the peace, avoid conflict, and maintain the status quo, often to my own detriment. I did not want to face the chaos and admit to myself that something needed to change. But, eventually I … Continue reading Do you want a plan to navigate adversity and thrive? Here is my plan in 7 simple steps!
Now, more than ever before, I hear the winds of truth blowing within the hearts and minds of humanity, beckoning forth an unprecedented change in the way we see ourselves and our relationship to the world. I would assert that humanity is poised for an extraordinary shift. This shift will involve a global maturity in … Continue reading The Truth Within Us
Okay, so this concept may require some consideration on your part. But, from what I have learned about the fundamental nature of existence, we are the ones - each one of us- who are responsible for giving all of our experience it's meaning. We are the caretakers of the significance that we imbue into our … Continue reading Choosing the Meaning in the Waves of Challenge