Category Archive: Discovery

Oct 26

5 Essential Qualities for a Fulfilling Creative Life – The Mission – Medium

I’ve spent more than half a decade immersed in creative projects of various kinds ranging from writing books to hosting a podcast, to…   I’ve spent more than half a decade immersed in creative projects of various kinds ranging from writing books to hosting a podcast, to producing animated shorts and even live events. I’ve …

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Oct 26

6 Daily Habits That Will Help You Become a More Prolific Creator – The Mission – Medium

As Steven Pressfield once said, the difference between a professional and an amateur is in his habits. Being a prolific creator means you… As Steven Pressfield once said, the difference between a professional and an amateur is in his habits. Being a prolific creator means you can’t depend too much on inspiration. As my friend …

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Jan 01

Two months without a job taught me what I really want from my career

Original story written by Linda Eliasen at Quartz Two months ago, I quit my job at Dropbox because something was very wrong. I didn’t know what it was, but I knew that I was broken and that I just needed to go. I already look back at that girl like she’s someone else–like I’m watching …

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Sep 30

My Story – How a bad day at work changed my life forever

I had just moved to Houston, Texas from Los Angeles. I had just discovered spiritual things, and was looking to switch from an ambitious “I have to be a success” path to more of a spiritual path, but I had no idea how to do that.  I was still very much practical and was trying …

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Dec 07

The Four Stages of Awakening to Your Life Purpose

Stage one – AWAKENING
In stage one, we are the restless. We go through life asleep to our true purpose for existing. We feel restless, searching for meaning in the meaningless things of the world. We live a never-ending search, looking for happiness and peace in everything outside of ourselves. At some point, we realize we are barking up the wrong tree and turn within.

Dec 06

Changing Education for a New Age

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zDZFcDGpL4U&feature=player_embedded Why don’t we get the best out of people? Sir Ken Robinson argues that it’s because we’ve been educated to become good workers, rather than creative thinkers. Students with restless minds and bodies — far from being cultivated for their energy and curiosity — are ignored or even stigmatized, with terrible consequences. “We are …

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Dec 03

How to Get Your Life on Purpose

Each of us has an inner compass, an infallible mechanism for self-direction or guidance. You can call it your inner pilot or, if you like, you can call it your soul. It doesn’t matter what you call it. What does matter is that whenever you are actually listening to this inner compass and following its guidance, you tend to feel peaceful, focused, dynamic and alive. When you do not listen to its guidance, you tend to feel scattered, unfocused, nervous, lethargic, and possibly ill.

Dec 02

We must totally surrender our purpose to God.

Here is the good news or the bad news depending on your perspective. Really it’s more than that. It’s not going to be enough to just acknowledge God in the process, we must totally surrender to God.

Dec 01

This is ultimately a battle between God and your Ego.

Your ego mind to be exact. Here is something else you might not have realized. The you that thinks it’s you, is not really You! In all likelihood unless you are one of the few enlighten beings on the planet, the you, you think you are is really a fake role that you play called your ego.

Nov 30

PLAY-fuLiving

Watching children play is watching masters at work. They get it. For years, I lived off my belief that LIFE was meant to BE HARD. I got the degrees, won the awards, got married, had the perfect home and still something was missing.

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