I read a lot of books. About 100 books a year. Cover to cover. I don't subscribe to Tai's reading method...
I left a 2000 book library when I left Hungary. that was 34 years ago.
Every book is an opportunity to shatter my view of the world. And many do. Sometimes not directly... sometimes through the effect the book has on other people.
This is what is happening with this book I am currently reading, The Upside of Your Dark Side. And previously with the book "Curious"
My view of others got turned upside down... sideways... OMG. Talk about upsetting my apple cart! lol.
Continue reading "You want it effortlessly... Want thrilling, want pleasure, want abundance..."
I am in a turmoil, right now. Have been for a few days... I think since Sunday night...
Some people use milder language. They say they are out of sorts... Same thing.
What happens when you go from a relative cease-fire, stand-still, contentment, to a state of "what is going on? Why do I feel so bad?"
Remember, the Selfish Gene is interested in ess... evolutionary stable strategy.
The Selfish Gene is what we could call Ego...
It is not interested in You.
It is interested in the ess... at your expense, if it must.
Doing the same thing... an unfulfilling life. Being unwell. Being dutiful. Working for a living. Wondering about. Being hooked whatever you are hooked on... all this and other ways, you can be in an unsatisfying ess.
Unsatisfying for the intrinsic Self. The Real You.
Continue reading "When you suddenly are in a turmoil... why do I say: Oh goodie, it's a good sign!?"