I am who I am. Not.

I recently saw an interview by Brian Rose, founder of London Real, of Peter Sage, the motivational speaker and entrepreneur, whom I had met way back when in my early London days.  I am grateful to Peter for first putting the ’4 Kingdoms of Consciousness’ model on my radar.  More on that in another blogpost. [...]

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What is this possibility costing you?

People have a poor understanding of opportunity cost in my experience, including myself when I am not present.  We can go chasing after all sorts of ‘interesting’ things – but it means we’re not putting major life attention and energy – arguably our two most important currencies – on what most matters to us, or [...]

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Set your filter, you opportunity-seeker you!!

If you’re an opportunity-seeker, it’s even more important for you to have a strong filter for what information you capture. For many people, it’s developmental to write things down, because they are too lazy or too unhabituated to do so. For you, the opportunity-seeker, because the world is alive with all sorts of potentially spurious [...]

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Why your bucket list is screwing you over

I was writing my first ‘do-this-in-my-lifetime’ lists before I had ever heard the concept of a bucket list or it was popularized through the 2007 Jack Nicholson and Morgan Freeman film.  It makes me smile how serious I was as a teenager – a note I wrote at 13 was entitled ‘Getting My Life Sorted’. [...]

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Who’s in and out of your tribe?

IN SHORT:  This piece looks at the relative importance of finding our tribe versus feeling connected to all life. I think I have found one of my tribes.  I am now calling them Conscious Creatives.  People who are both doing inner work to become more aware, free and compassionate, and who also want to create, [...]

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