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Death Is Not The End

Is death really that scary?

Jon Brooks

The Marcus Aurelius Guide to Stoic Journaling

Did you know Marcus Aurelius' famous Meditations began as a personal journal which was never intended for publication?

Nat Dollin

Escaping the Cult: A Former Anti-Marijuana Advocate Smokes Weed for the First Time

It sounds so simple. Just smoke some weed. See what happens. No big deal. But for me, it was LIFE CHANGING. I felt like a Scientologist finally going clear.

The Unknown

Consolations from the Forest: Life-Altering Wisdom from Six Months Alone in a Siberian Cabin

"In Paris I never dwelled much on my state of mind. Life wasn’t conducive to tracking the seismographic data of the soul..."

Nat Dollin

Embrace Your Personal Apocalypse if You Want to Evolve as an Artist and Human Being

If the world seems to be crashing down around you, here's what to do.

Nat Dollin

Mary Oliver’s Magnificent Short Guide to a Life of Wisdom

"You do not have to be good. You do not have to walk on your knees for a hundred miles through the desert, repenting."

Jordan Bates

Don’t Hold Back: How Not Expressing Yourself is Stressing Yourself

Isaac Asimov once said, “The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.”

Vironika Tugaleva

Spiritual Bypassing: How Spirituality Sabotaged My Growth

If you consider yourself spiritual, you *need* to learn about spiritual bypassing. This firsthand story could be the medicine you didn't know you required.

Jonathan Toniolo