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Social Media is Distorting Your Creative Vision, and You Don’t Even Know It

Social media is an incredible tool for seeing sharing your work. But did you ever think the allure of facebook likes might be ruining your creative vision?

Ryan Trimble

The Tao of Fat Loss: How to Lose Weight by Doing Less

I used to think I needed to be physically perfect in order to receive love. So I dieted, constantly....

Zak Columber

174 Pearls of Wisdom I’ve Gleaned from Reading 174 Books

Over the last 5 years, I've read a book a week. Here are my favorite 174 books along with my favorite 174 pearls of wisdom I gleaned from reading them.

Julien Smith

Dominator vs. Partnership Cultures: A Profound Re-Telling of Human History

In this essay you'll learn the troubling history of society's evolving culture — how we ditched our empathetic "partnership" system for one founded on domination, and what hope there is looking...

Jordan Bates

My Struggle With Social Media: A Diatribe on Ego and Honesty

One writer's beautiful and brutally honest assessment of his relationship with social media.

Ryan Trimble

Mystical Science: A Voyage Beyond the Limits of Science

Science is a fantastic tool, but it doesn't have all of the answers. This beautiful essay by a scientist shows you a better alternative: mystic science.

Steve Taylor

8 Books on Zen and Taoism to Liberate Your Mind and Heart

These eight books can help you to liberate yourself from day-to-day drama and the ebb and flow of mental states.

Jordan Bates

Photographer Ryan Muirhead Talks Depression, Creativity, and What it Means to Be Human

In this intimate interview, photographer Ryan Muirhead tells of his path from being suicidal to finding meaning in art.

Ryan Trimble

The Poet Rilke’s Uncommon Wisdom on Love & Relationships

An inquiry into the meaning of love that combines a personal story with a poet's timeless wisdom.

Jordan Bates

Boost Your Brain with the Japanese Way of Life

Learn how to generate new neurons, boost your happiness and live 100 years by following the Japanese way of life!

DerekVisser

Cosmic Orgasm: An Enlightening Story of the Great Mystery of Existence

The reality in which you exist is an oceanic living mystery. Where are we? Who are we?

Jordan Bates

We Are Verbs: Human Existence as Perpetual Becoming

Question: are you the same person going to bed as you are waking up? Are you the same person now as you were when you were 5-years-old? In this post we explore this difficult question.

Jordan Bates

5 Major Philosophers’ Dizzying Ideas Translated into Matrix Morpheus Memes

What would happen if some of history's most famous philosophers were alive today and tried to condense their ideas into Internet memes?

Jordan Bates

This Will Revolutionize Your Work Day: The 7P Productivity System

I've experimented with dozens of sleep schedules, efficiency tricks and life hacks over the last 6 years in search of the perfect productivity system. This is the result.

Jordan Lejuwaan

6 Destructive Ideas Commonly Perpetuated in Western Culture

Since the day you emerged into this bizarre, sparkling universe, you’ve been conditioned to...

Jordan Bates

Install a Swing in Your Living Room to Make Life Significantly More Awesome

It's one of those things that 99.9999% of people never realized would imbue their living space with an all-permeating aura of playfulness and awesomeness.

Jordan Bates