The Power of Protest: 15 Methods to Make Yourself Heard

What do youth in Egypt, Syria, Britain, Spain, Greece, Italy, China, Indonesia, Chile, Mexico,...

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The Best Stress-Relieving-Make-Me-Feel-Badass Trick Ever

You're 5 minutes away from a huge job interview / audition / date / speech / presentation / performance / [insert stressful event here]...The butterflies are flapping furiously in your stomach and...

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The Poet Rilke’s Uncommon Wisdom on Love & Relationships

An inquiry into the meaning of love that combines a personal story with a poet's timeless wisdom.

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Install a Swing in Your Living Room to Make Life Significantly More Awesome

It's one of those things that 99.9999% of people never realized would imbue their living space with an all-permeating aura of playfulness and awesomeness.

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Social Media is Distorting Your Creative Vision, and You Don’t Even Know It

Social media is an incredible tool for seeing sharing your work. But did you ever think the allure of facebook likes might be ruining your creative vision?

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Cosmic Orgasm: An Enlightening Story of the Great Mystery of Existence

The reality in which you exist is an oceanic living mystery. Where are we? Who are we?

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4 Toltec Life Secrets to Expand Your Consciousness

In his book The Four Agreements Don Miguel Ruiz outlines four simple principles, or...

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Everyone Should Read This Profound Life Advice From A Person With Terminal Cancer

In the face of death, this man is seeing things clearly and wants to tell you what he thinks life is about.

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Reaching for the Stars

Some time ago, a boy named Christopher was in the fifth grade. One day, his teacher told the class...

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I’m 32, and Last Week I Retired – Chapter 3: Going Tribal with the Mentawai of Indonesia

Four months after I retired I took an adventure with the Mentawai of Indonesia. I share with you my experiences, and what I took away from this beautiful culture.

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7-Day Thought Challenges (Live-With’s)

In his book 'The Highest Goal: The Secret That Sustains You in Every Moment', author Michael Ray introduces the concept of something he calls 'live-withs' -- short statements that can be used to...

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The Reluctant Jihadist: My Views on Religion, Ingratitude, and the False Ego

The word religion comes from the Latin re-ligare, it means to re-align, man to man, man to his source.

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How To Install a Power-Up Button On Your Body

For the last few months I have been habitually drawing a thin circle on the top of my left hand. The idea was that every time I noticed this circle, I would be reminded/compelled to return to a...

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