In Boston, a number of years ago, a woman who had come to hear me give a talk on resentment came running up to the stage beforehand to speak with me. She brought my attention to a long-deceased but still a popular 12-Step Fellowship member who had written a book titled You Can’t Make Me…READ MORE >>
If you saw the film Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) a few years ago, you may recall that in the opening scene, Keaton’s character, Riggan Thomson, is sitting in a classic meditation pose, levitating in the middle of the room. We’re to wonder, Has this person actually trained his mind so well that he can…READ MORE >>
Do you know those emotions and secret thoughts you occasionally struggle with—the ones that deliver fear, bitterness, resentment, and doubt—the stinking thinking ideas that tell you appalling things, sometimes even in your own voice?
How productive could you become and how much better would life be if those could be coped with effectively, without suppression…
Positive thinking and any self-hypnotizing efforts to elevate oneself onto a temporary platform of false security is nothing more than childlike fantasying. It promotes disregard for the realities of otherwise cruel and unjust surroundings, and the nefarious Powers behind their generation which devour us from the inside out. This is the origin of all sickness…READ MORE >>