Jordan Bates

Jordan Bates is the Director of Wizardry at HighExistence and Apotheosis. He's a creator, lover, world traveler, student of Nature, rapper, Founder of Refine The Mind, and designer of The Amor Fati Course. He is deeply curious about how reality works, how to live well, and how to liberate all sentient life in the Cosmos. Follow him on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, or get his free eBook on how to exit the rat race and live a radically free life. Amor fati, humans.

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The Legend of Jon Brooks

I’ll never forget the day Jon Brooks saved my life…

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47 Ancient Stoic Truth-Missiles to Obliterate Your Victim Mentality

“Of what use is a philosopher who doesn’t hurt anybody’s feelings?” — Diogenes of...

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On Transcending Rationality and Embracing the Mystery — With Jordan Bates and Mike Slavin (HEx Podcast #23)

“In the last couple years there’s seemed to be a… decided shift [in my mind] in...

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111 Genius Rap Albums That Changed My Life

Possibly the most epic list of rap albums on the entire Internet.

Jordan Bates

It’s Time to Step Out of the Psychedelic Closet

We need to be honest about our experiences with psychedelics. The future of Earth may depend on it.

Jordan Bates

Addiction is the Opposite of Connection

Dr. Gabor Maté's revolutionary re-definition of "addiction" will change the way you view human beings.

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Two Genius Documentaries to Help You Make Sense of Life in 2019

If you want to understand the world of 2019, this is the place to begin.

Jordan Bates

Akira the Don: The DJ of the Intellectual Dark Web (HEx Podcast #20)

Akira is a musical-philosophical wizard, DJ of the Intellectual Dark Web, and the innovator of a new genre of music called Meaningwave.

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The Pain is the Gift

Your life will be transformed when you come to see pain as an honorable gift and opportunity.

Jordan Bates

Hurt People Hurt People. Healed People Heal People.

These eight words contain profound wisdom. Let me show you why.

Jordan Bates

The Sacred Sigh of Relief

No matter what, on the deepest level, Everything is always Okay.

Jordan Bates