Tristan Lindi (fighting out of the “Art of War” gym in Eugene, OR) joins us for a discussion about mindset, routine, and flow. We talk about what it means to be a fighter and how he came to terms with his calling. Continue reading w/ Tristan Lindi Ep. 13 (MMA, Mentality, and Process)
Lawnmowers growl and the sun peeks through a blanket that you thumb tacked against the window.
You roll over to stare at the wall and slam a fist into your face, wishing you were anywhere but here.
You turn the TV on and stare into the abyss. Continue reading An Echo of Another Age
The ego wants to keep itself safe. It wants to avoid difficult emotions. It will create narratives and rationalize behavior to stay comfortable. Don’t let it happen. Face fear and move forward Continue reading My “Waking Up” Moment
Clip taken from this weeks podcast: Salty Bro Book Club! “Guru’s, Death, Drugs, and Other Puzzles” Ep. 5 Continue reading Entering the Eternal Shame (When a Good Trip Goes Bad)
When this was written, I was going through a tough moment. And in the process, a voice started writing itself on the screen… Continue reading Soul Writing
“The abandonment of useless human effort is just the thing we need for contacting Higher Power… Continue reading Pontification (Get a Tate in)
To enter a state of no-mind, or pure consciousness, one has to be aware that the experience of existence itself is all there is.
No good. No bad. No direction… Continue reading How to Awaken: Dzogchen
It’s like a solar flare from the sun. An energy to express, though it’s not who we truly are.
At the core: we are the sun. The totality of consciousness itself… Continue reading Play with Yourself
Can you be sad and happy at the same time?
All I wanted to do was lay in bed. I didn’t want to think, I didn’t want to feel, and I didn’t want to interact… Continue reading The SadBoy is Strong in This One