Cloud Cult “You’re the Only Thing in Your Way” and Unblocking Your Flow

Cloud Cult is a hero of the local Minnesota scene, and they greatly help restore my faith in humanity.  To have such a visionary act in my neck of woods, daring to concoct a career with their wits and grit, and continue to exist after all these years (even if they …

Book Review: Steve Pavlina’s Personal Development for Smart People

Steve Pavlina’s been my inspiration, and I’ve long admired his refreshing insights, bold claims and supreme logic.  When he offered to send out free review copies of his book, Personal Development for Smart People, I eagerly signed up and was very excited when it arrived. He claimed that he sought …

Bliss vs. Logic: Understanding Our Emotional Nature (Digest)

Note: this is a condensed version of a longer essay. — So, the basis of all desires is to be Who-We-Are, the way we are meant to be.  Being Who-We-Are is the key to living a fulfilling life. That seems obvious, but in reality we often do acts that not …