How Do We Wake Up

        “How do we wake up?” My friend asked me this very open ended question. And I gave them a comprehensive answer eventually. (This is a first draft and subsequent versions will have relevant links to books and videos on each subject.) First, a bit of advice. I never listen to anyone […]

Enlightenment, conflicting desires and emotional growth

We all have conflicting desires. We all sometimes have desires or emotions that may go against our core beliefs or highest held ideals. We’re all hypocrites. At least in thought, if not in action. The sooner we accept that about ourselves and each other the sooner we can evolve as individuals and therefore as a […]

This Time Last Year

This time last year I would have described myself as depressed. I’m not now. I’ve not been writing philosophical essays so much recently. Writing in that way for me tends to come out of introspection, often fuelled by depression. I’ve been in a good mood generally recently. I’ve been writing more raps again. It’s easier […]

Remember, Remember the 5th of November 2014 – Jedis, bankers, politicians and shadow work

Prologue Do not worry, by the end of this article I take responsibility for myself rather than pointing the finger at bankers and politicians, “the benefit of all” becomes the focus and priority. But it starts off angry, very angry. It was initially inspired by the revelation in England MPs are to escape expenses investigations […]