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The Good, Bad and Interesting; the Evolving Adult 2

Only in hindsight is it evident that since I can remember I had one goal — to change what “is” and achieve the next and the next and the next thing. I venture to say I am less than unique in that I “grinded it” for 22 years in the business/corporate world. Chasing or inventing “things” to affect a sale or the stock price of the company I was working or positioning myself for the next major win and career move. The thrill of the game was invigorating at times; I met many amazing people from across the globe and all walks of life. (I kept in touch with only a few –apparently their presence didn’t appear “to serve” an immediate need, urg – how shallow). Prior to that I was either a child navigating my way through what life had thrown in its path such as a brother, parents, extended family and college – college which I have been told I solidly “milked” for 6 years and squeaked-out with one B.S. degree. Only in hindsight is it evident that since I can remember I had one goal — to change what “is” and achieve the next and the next […]


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“King of the Castle or Shadow King? “ The Brain: Capable of running all our physiological functions (e.g. breathing, heartbeat, metabolism) Executes physical commands such as moving our arms, legs, process sound/noise to talk Has ability to process new information – learns and stores memories. Even gives us imagination. Therefore thoughts of the future or our wildest dreams and the infamous past. Enables feeling, both physical and emotional. We can physically feel tangible things/forms and have sensations (emotions) that are deeper inner body experiences like anxiety, bliss, calm, peace, laughter, happiness, sorrow, anger or frustration. Possesses the ability for self-talk. We all have them, the voices in our heads – private discussions; maybe even incessantly clamor about something someone said or did – even a song that won’t stop. Even more amazing and wilder? Have you noticed that there also exists a “Watcher” to those conversations – the “Intelligence” that is the peaceful passive awareness that witnesses the mental noise? If one is lucky enough to have most aspects of health, the brain does its job simultaneously 24 hours a day until the moment we die.  That is massively impressive technology by any consideration. With unmatched uptime and reliability.  No […]