2020 – Step 62: Journey to a New Life

"Compassion is the basis of all morality."  ~Arthur Schopenhauer Out-of-time-outcomes. Chop wood - carry water - OR - Chop water - carry wood.  Repeat in reverse.  Westlessness - the end of the subconscious belief in civilization supremacy.  Worry (mind) and stress (body) - click here - are caused by anxiety.  When concerns from the outer …

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2020 – Step 36: Point of No Return

"Failure will never stand in the way of success if you learn from it."  ~Hank Aaron Linear thinking cannot solve exponential problems.  Plan for the Unplanned.  Slip into something less comfortable.  Is the glass half-empty or half-full?  Remember - two halves make a "whole."  If Human can't find happiness inside - then it will not …

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Step 303: Unfinished Business

"Phantasm - (noun) - a product of fantasy: delusive appearance; illusion; ghost or spector; a figment of the imagination; a figment of the imagination.  A mental representation of a real object." Look beneath the surface - what's "brewing?"  Human loves satisfying - yet unprovable explanations for human behavior.  We'll call it a "rationalization."  Human rationalizes …

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Step 295: Out of the Shadow – Deep in Taboo

"Concatenate - (verb/transitive) - to connect together for a chain or series."  One hundred years equals 5 Generations (5G).  Enmeshed family systems are created to protect one member who has a mental health condition or substance abuse problem.  Enmeshment "normalizes" dysfunctional behavior and is often used as a way to avoid treatment. Individual dissent is …

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