Monthly Archives: June 2016

nonconformity and the creative life


Jason Silva on living life as creative process, escaping the orbit of others’ ideas of who or what they want us to be, becoming our own ordinary hero,  and choosing our own reality tunnels. Diagnose that….eh?     Related  

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A long, complex and stubborn history with trauma


Bessel van der Kolk  at bigthink.org offers  a potted history of psychiatry and society’s difficult relationship with trauma. Psychiatry started as study of what were then deemed bizarre behaviours, but discovered they were understandable when considered in context with extraordinary … Continue reading

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Fear Anger Hate – Yoda


Fear is the path to the dark side; anger leads to hate.
Hate leads to suffering
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Regret – New Order


          “Regret” Maybe I’ve forgotten the name and the address Of everyone I’ve ever known It’s nothing I regret Save it for another day It’s the school exam and the kids have run away I would … Continue reading

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Stolen Opportunities…


Brexit – this Shit is f#cked Continue reading

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when we change the way we look at things…


When we change the way we look at things what we look at changes -Max Plank There is no such thing as “objective reality” that can be observed by wholly objective observer. The very act of observing changes what is … Continue reading

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weird is…


“Weird” is just wired differently.
Embrace your uniqueness… Continue reading

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I will not let an exam result decide my fate – Suli Breaks


Suli Breaks on releasing himself from the expectations, fears and received wisdoms held by others about what he needs to do, else his life might turn out, well, just like theirs….   Exams are society’s way o       … Continue reading

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F#ck that! meditation


Greet the world and everything in it with a new, beautiful breath of… Continue reading

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Going Underground – The Jam


We talk and we talk until my head explodes
The Jam Continue reading

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