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My Recorded Convo After Day 3 Of Flotation With The Company’s Owner Last year I spent 3 consecutive days doing isolation tank floats. Each time was interesting, but the third day was almost indescribable and one of the most profound things I’ve ever experienced.


A Non-Threatening Guide To The Mind Gym: Meditation Your mind is the most precious resource through which you experience everything. It’s how you perceive who you are, how you view others, and how you experience the world. It’s what you rely upon to feel happy, fulfilled, and emotionally stable. It’s our greatest tool toward a fulfilling life and yet, we rarely spend any time to look after it…read full article

screen-shot-2016-09-07-at-10-21-08-pmGaining Confidence Without Having Confidence Ah, confidence. That one word you’ve undoubtably heard over and over  your entire life as to what you’re suppose to be. “Just be confident.” As if there’s a confidence switch in your brain that you can just voluntarily turn on when you feel like it. Confidence, the word that’s suppose to help you accomplish so much, yet often just hearing the word causes you to feel smaller and usually makes you realize your lack of it…read full article


Self Help Advice For People Who Hate Self Advice Stop trying so damn hard, stop trying to be happy, to be someone, to control things, to be successful. Be wrong, fail, celebrate pain, celebrate your mediocrity, celebrate your complete lack of knowing what the fuck you are doing…read full article


The Three Most Important Words To Tell Yourself Some of you are going through a hard time right now. For some of you, it feels like you’re almost always going through a hard time. Some of you are scared. Some depressed, overwhelmed, stressed, sad, angry, anxious, and alone. And some of you feel like you just can’t fucking handle it anymore. No matter what you feel, your situation, your background, upbringing, or whatever sort of endless shit storm of fears and problems you seem to be stuck in, there’s some good news…read full article


My Interview With The Professional Wingman Today I got to sit down and chat with LA’s Thomas Edwards, creator of “The Professional Wingman.” I met Thomas months back at a entrepreneur networking party in NY. Once he told me what he does, I wanted to know all about it. He was nice enough to take me under his wing for the night, show me his world, and methods for becoming a better socializer and how attract the person you want. I managed to track him down to follow up and find out what the Professional Wingman is all about…listen to the full interview

screen-shot-2016-09-07-at-10-55-10-pmA World With Slightly Less Inconsiderate Assholes It’s easy to see why we are so self-absorbed and inconsiderate of what other’s are thinking and doing. Everything in your life happens from your perspective. Everything happens from your point of view, in front of you, behind you, next to you. Everything that is experienced is through your eyes, what you see, experience, your thoughts and interpretations, your senses, your mind. There is no experience that you have had that you weren’t the complete center of…read full article


The Three Areas In Life Where You Should Never Settle For Less We live in a time where we are given more freedoms and choices then any other point in history. We have the freedom to do, say, and pursue almost anything we want. However, it’s just not possible to have it all. There are simply too many things and not enough time, so we learn to pick our battles. What is worth fighting for? What is worth our time and efforts and, just as important, what isn’t? What areas in life will you settle for less then best or even average and what won’t you settle for?…read full article


The Troubled Mind Thoughts are the most powerful things in our existence. Everything we as humans have ever done, do, and will do originates from a single thought and grows from there. Everything we’ve ever created, destroyed, helped, killed, loved, hated came from a thought that formed that we decided to take action on…read full article


41 Hours of Perpetual Hell Not a minute of sleep, sitting outside, temp in the 30s, with soaking wet clothes, throwing up, shaking, heartbroken, depressed, a WWII train, a psychotic screaming German woman, pleading not to get thrown off the train into the countryside of Serbia, scammed, robbed, lost, so fucking lost, 40lbs on my back, phone dead, no one spoke english, no where to sleep, it’s the dead of night, and I’m alone, very alone. It felt like I was living in a perpetual hell. And it was one the greatest things that ever happened to me…read full article


Why Travel Is NOT The Answer  7 months ago I quit my job. I wanted to escape. To get the hell away from all the stress, the day to day routines, away from my problems. My anxiety was through the roof, I was stressed, depressed, and tired of this lifestyle. I dreamed of this grand escape. The chance to escape all my problems, live this carefree lifestyle of roaming the world, meeting new people, new experiences, adventures, and opportunities. And so I set out to travel. To escape. It wasn’t until months after it was over that I realized, although traveling was an incredible experience, it wasn’t the answer…read full article


Write Things Down  Free writing completely opens up your mind. Often times it feels like your writing is just pointless rambling, but that pointless rambling is what is going on in your day to day, in your head, it’s who you are. So pay attention and dive into it…read full article


“Love The Bomb” : How To Achieve Success By Loving Failure  Get intimate with your fears. Go in with the mindset of succeeding, but comfortable with the knowledge that shit might hit the fan. Watch as you go after something despite fear, your heart may be pumping with adrenaline, hands shaking, blurred vision, learn to love that feeling. Watch how things may slowly go to shit, feel the fear and panic as you keep pushing, and watch as your failure looks and feels like the finale of a Michael Bay film, with explosions, cars crashes, and fire everywhere. Learn to love it…read full article


Cliche Life Advice That Sucks  For the most part, I’d like to think a lot of the life advice being thrown around serves the greater good and is generally helpful. There are some pieces of life advice that just plain suck. Not only does the advice suck, but it can actually be harmful and counter-productive. So here are some pieces of cliche life advice/sayings that you have undoubtably heard many times, that I believe, needs to stop being said…read full article


Three Days In A Sensory Deprivation Tank  I was alone with my mind. A mind that creates everything. It creates what I see, feel, smell, touch, taste. It creates the world around me, the people, things, and a physical sense of self. It creates emotions, feelings, and problems. It creates “my” universe. But for a brief moment that universe did not exist. Just as it can create it, it can destroy it. There was no world, no people, no city, no time, not even me. There were no problems, emotions, feelings, senses…read full article


Ready, Fire, Aim We think about doing something that we want to do, but shortly after the initial excitement of thinking about what we want to go after, our mind immediately begins to race and think about the possible things that could go wrong and reasons to NOT do it…read full article


A Guide To NOT Punching People (And Maybe Even Liking Them)  Your daily problems, thoughts, issues, worries, and desires are all infinitely louder and seem more important then anything or anyone around you. This is how I used to suffer walking through the streets of NYC and how many people suffer everyday. I didn’t realize it at the time, but this was actually the cause of a lot of my anger and anxiety. And of course I didn’t realize it because I was too caught up in all the bullshit going on in my head. It wasn’t I met a Buddhism teacher who opened me up to world outside of my mind. And man, what a better world it is…read full article


10 Things I Learned Traveling Alone 10 things I learned from going nomadic, grabbing a backpack, and traveling the world…read full article


The Anxiety Guide Just as a storm cannot destroy the sky,  your thoughts cannot destroy your mind…read full article