Tag: Awakening

Oct 07

Start Living Authentically.

I recently received a letter from an Atlanta Falcons player who told me he quit the NFL not long after reading my book The Secret of Shelter Island.

“I realized I was living someone else’s dream, not mine,” he said. “The truth is I haven’t enjoyed football since high school.”

Some might be surprised that anyone would walk away from all that money and celebrity. But perhaps he’s an existentialist. They recognize the dangers of living an inauthentic life.

Who, exactly, are the existentialists and what do they know?

Existentialism is a philosophical movement that came about in the late-19th century. It is not some abstract set of theoretical truths. Rather it is a no-nonsense philosophy that encourages you to take a hard look at your life and ask two essential questions: Who am I and how shall I live?

Sep 30

The Power of Joy

Joy is a true power. Joy is God’s power. It is his energy and his energy is love, for God is love. With this power, you have the ability to create anything good, including the life you really want. Joy is not just a happy feeling or a good feeling; this is the myth that you have been taught. No, joy is a power, that when expressed, does much good in the world.

Aug 25

Love Now!

By Kute Blackson We live in amazing times, we can build big buildings, invent the internet, send people walking across the moon, create fancy Iphones, keep breasts young forever, make vitamins to give you energy, and Viagra to keep it up and Prozac to keep it down, build bombs to wipe out millions in a …

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