A Fun, Little Mind-Trick For Déjà Vu’s
You know that déjà vu sensation? When you experience something that you’re convinced has somehow happened before? Maybe from a dream, another life, or a chemical imbalance in your brain? Whenever I experience déjà vu, I pretend it means I was just given the chance to go back and re-live the event. Somehow, […]
6 Tips and Tricks for Polyphasic Sleep
Jordan has written some excellent articles on polyphasic sleep. So good in fact that I couldn’t resist trying it out for myself. I always tried to understand my own psyche, whether through meditation, putting myself in situations that are challenging or confronting my own strong held beliefs. Next stop was, […]
A Quick Note On Kony 2012 And Confirmation Bias
"It is a habit of mankind ... to use sovereign reason to thrust aside what they do not fancy." - Thucydides 431 BCE
Who would have thought that a video portraying the war crimes of a self-proclaimed messiah in Uganda would cause the biggest splash in social media as of […]
7 Words For Starting Your Day Off Right
A few months ago, a friend shared their favorite mantra on Facebook and I immediately took it on as my own. The phrase was 'I am letting go of all resistance' (FYI those aren't the 7 words). Resistance being any fear-based emotion, eg. worry, jealousy, hate and fear itself. This […]
The Modern Da Vinci’s 5 Rules of Success
Walter Russell is the 20th century Renaissance man you've probably never heard of. His life is possibly even more fascinating than that of Nikola Tesla, Buckminster Fuller or Albert Einstein.
When I say Renaissance man, I mean it. Here's a short summary of his vast accomplishments:
Accomplished philosopher, […]
22 BEAUTIFUL Bits of Wisdom
Here are 22 gorgeous designs from photographer/graphic designer Julian Bialowas :) You can see the complete collection of designs on Julian’s Tumblr.
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 challenge certain aspects of yourself.
Live-with's are different from mantras in that you only use one at a […]