What Is Alchemy?

What is alchemy, and is it anything besides pseu­do­science, occult gibber­ish, and a myth­i­cal search for the Philosopher’s Stone? In ancient times, alchemy was the inter­sec­tion of science and spir­i­tu­al­ity, of physics and chem­istry, of astrol­ogy and earth sciences, of art and meta­physics. It was the high­est pursuit of man, both in phys­i­cal and meta­phys­i­cal trans­mu­ta­tion, attacked by the church and hidden through symbol­ism. It was a time before matter […]

How A Miserable Kid Overcame All Odds & Found Enlightenment

How A Miserable Kid Overcame All Odds… And Found Enlightenment Along The Way This is the story of 2004 to 2014 to 2019, the 1st, 2nd, 3rd frames of this picture. In 2004 (first picture) I was in high school. I had few friends, and I hated the entire school system. I was depressed, crying myself to sleep on Friday nights. I had thoughts of suicide. I hated every­one, includ­ing […]

Stop Working On Your Relationships—Do This Instead

Stop Working On Your Relationships—Do This Instead Working on your rela­tion­ships is inef­fec­tive. Why? It’s simple: gram­mar. Wait… what? Think about it: what is a rela­tion­ship? It’s a noun. A noun is static. It’s a snap­shot of an accu­mu­la­tion of stories and mean­ings from the past. When you “work on a rela­tion­ship”, you’re from the outside-in trying to fix the past. It’s static and your perspec­tive is likely distorted. More […]

5 Relationships That Are Keeping You Stuck

5 Relationships That Are Keeping You Stuck They say it’s not “what” you know, but “who” you know. That’s not accurate—it’s actu­ally *how* you know. *How* you relate to things matters more than *what* or *who* you’re relat­ing to. This is because how you relate to one thing is how you relate to anything. You can change the what and who for decades, but if your “how” is off, your […]