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bunnyrabbit
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Love, Freedom & Letting Go

A little girl loved her bunny so much that she squeezed it to death. Isn’t that sad? But lots of parents in a way do that to their children. Lot’s of adults do that to their husband or wife.…

Lifestyle

Stop Stopping Yourself

It’s easy to come up with an excuse why you’re not persuing what you truly want. It’s easy to come up with a beautiful story why you shouldn’t. To voice it to others while they nod in approval regardless…

Lifestyle

Doing One Thing at a Time

In the distracted world that we live in there’s a big advantage in being able to focus on putting all your energy in doing one thing at a time with all your heart. If your writting, turn off all…

lettinggo
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The Woman Who Tried to Stop a Stream

A stream of water was rising. A women who had her house near the stream became worried that it would take it away. She decided to climb the mountain nearby and attempt to stop the stream. She piled rocks…

authenticself
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Living Authentically

The only way to resonate with others in this world is to let go of the expectations and opinions of others. Let go of everything your parents, your friends and teachers want you to become and live your life.…

play
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The Human Need for Play

Play isn’t just about having fun. Playing teaches kids to take risks. It allows them to see where their boundaries are. When you feel what it’s like to get hurt. You don’t want to hurt someone else. Playing helps…

Lifestyle

The Fly and the Tree

A mayfly lives only 24h. The human looks at the fly and thinks “if I had that short of a life I would enjoy every minute.” The Great Basin tree lives 5000 years. The tree looks at the human…

circleofworry
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The Circle of Worry

The doctor tells a man that he has to have an operation. Automatically the man starts to worry about it. But since worrying increases his stress hormones and affects his sleep his health gets worse. But the man can’t…

freedom
Lifestyle

Fear is the Enemy of Freedom

We grow up with our parents telling us to obey the rules or else… The school system tells us to obey the rules or else… Religion and politics tell us to obey the rules or else… Our whole society…

The Doll in the window
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The Doll in The Window

A little girl grew up in a family that had no money to spare. Everyday, her mom would walk the little girl to school through an alley where there was a doll shop. In the window sat the most…

meditation
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3 Ways To Gain Wisdom

You can’t teach wisdom. You can find it, you can live it but you can’t communicate and teach it. The word sapien from the term homo sapien (or human) was coined by Carl Linnaeus. The word means wisdom because…

wonderbook
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The Disfigured Boy Who Loved Halloween

I’m about half way through a book that I’m reading to my daughter called Wonder. In it, the main character is a little boy named August. He was disfigured since birth and the story is about his journey to…

ghandi
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On Altruism

Altruism means to put someone else’s needs ahead of your own. Are humans born altruistic? Anyone with children will tell you that the answer is no. Children want to possess and cling to things and parents teach them to…