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How To Live Authentically: 5 Steps To Demolish Bad Faith

How To Live Authentically….start with embracing imperfection? ““To be authentic, we must cultivate the courage to be imperfect — and vulnerable. We have to believe that we are fundamentally worthy of love and acceptance, just as we are. I’ve learned that there is no better … Read More

Life Is Boring When Sober: 5 Quick Ways To Snuff It Out

Life Is Boring When Sober – or is it? The monks of old called it the noon-day devil.  Boredom.  It’s simultaneously breathtaking and soul-crushing.  It’s breathtaking because as a society we have so many resources that overwhelmingly meet our basic needs, that most of us … Read More

Embracing Imperfection: Be Yourself & Free Yourself

Embracing Imperfection & The Predictability Of Values It’s time to face the music, people are ridiculously predictable. It’s our nature. As the old adage rightfully declares, “human beings are creatures of habit.”  It rains and we mumble and grumble in our artificial caves. The sun … Read More

How To Surrender To God: Let Go Of Control Effortlessly

How To Surrender To God? Drop Your Addiction, Pick Up Your Recovery Addiction is not something you can just fight head-on and win, that isn’t how it works. For example: if you’re standing on train tracks and a mile long Burlington Northern coal liner is … Read More

Step 12 AA: Smash The Delusion!

“Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these steps, we tried to carry this message to alcoholics, and to practice these principles in all our affairs.” Step 12 AA Step 12 Mandate #1: Carry This Message You know what grinds my gears? When you ask … Read More

Step 10 AA: The Daily Knockout Factor

“Continued To Take Personal Inventory And When We Were Wrong Promptly Admitted It.”-Step 10 AA You made it through the meat and potatoes. The first nine steps have left you well-fed and plump. Emotional indigestion notwithstanding, I’d argue you’re in a much better position than … Read More

20 Revolutionary Carl Jung Quotes

Who Is C.G. Jung? “Carl Jung, in full Carl Gustav Jung, (born July 26, 1875, Kesswil, Switzerland—died June 6, 1961, Küsnacht), Swiss psychologist and psychiatrist who founded analytic psychology, in some aspects a response to Sigmund Freud’s psychoanalysis. Jung proposed and developed the concepts of the extraverted and the … Read More

30 Life-Changing Epictetus Quotes

Who Is Epictetus? “A Greek philosopher of 1st and early 2nd centuries C.E., and an exponent of Stoic ethics notable for the consistency and power of his ethical thought and for effective methods of teaching. Epictetus’s chief concerns are with integrity, self-management, and personal freedom, which he … Read More