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How To Manifest Abundance With Astrology; Hamidi Reid

How To Manifest Abundance With Astrology; Hamidi Reid

August 22, 2021

Hamidi Reid is a master astrologer and his mission is to make Astrology fun, simple and practical, so it can be readily used as a tool to better understand yourself, your life and how to use your energetic blueprint to manifest abundance, freedom and expansion. Founder of Success Forever Astrology, Hamidi has become a ‘stand-out’ name in the astrological world.

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Most Influential Person

  • My cousin, Princess

Effect on Emotions

  • Mindfulness has made me more patient with my emotions and more understanding of their change in nature and realizing the power in the statement, ‘this too shall pass'.

Thoughts on Breathing

  • Breathing is something that I need to work upon. I feel as though that's one of the reasons why I enjoy exercise so much, because exercise is forced breathing.
  • That is really enjoyable for me and enlives me. When it comes down to me sitting to do breathing exercises or pranayama, I do anything I can to procrastinate from those things.

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Bullying Story

  • I grew up in a small town called Stafford. That small town was a predominantly white area and in that time kids could be mean. I suffered from racism and racial attacks and getting into lots of fights and getting jumped on by mobster kids.
  • I also grew up with a bad temper so mindfulness could really have helped me to, in those moments, if I had known to come back to the present moment, then I could have probably stopped myself from getting into certain situations and difficulties. I would have been able to understand myself and understand other people more.

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If You Don’t Like the View, Change It; Kass Thomas

If You Don’t Like the View, Change It; Kass Thomas

August 18, 2021

Kass Thomas is a successful business entrepreneur, radio personality, and communication expert. It is her mission to strengthen the unity of choice and change. She inspires clients to discover their unique brand of magic. A best-selling author, Kass Thomas released her latest book, a self-empowerment manual called Dancing with Riches, to encourage readers to change tracks if the journey they are on is not working for them. Within, readers will find a guide to transform negative into positive, and to come through a winner, even in limiting situations. Her non-judgmental demeanour creates a safe space for many to express themselves with ease. She is a catalyst for multicultural inclusion. Kass believes there is so much more that unites us than separates us.

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Most Influential Person

  • My mom

Effect on Emotions

  • My connection with my emotions is my not feeling badly about loving and being so sensitive. I've always been quite sensitive and really thanks to the tools of ‘Access Consciousness‘, also acknowledging and recognizing that I can tap into what people are going through and my heart is my guide.

Thoughts on Breathing

  • We have so many things that we can use to judge ourselves. Like, do you deserve air? But you breathe it.
  • So I invite people to recognize that you don't have to feel like you deserve something in order to have it. You don't have to possess air, like breathe it in and hold it there forever. It's a continuity of flow.
  • If you sometimes are willing to breathe in the magic, and breathe out any of your doubts about you. Breathe in the possibilities, and breathe out any of your blocks. And breathe in the gems and the jewels that being on this planet and alive in this time are, and breathe out anywhere you feel like you're getting it wrong.

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Bullying Story

  • I have experienced bullying. I've probably experienced some of the things that we even call sexual abuse. However, I didn't recognize it as that. It's like converting the negative into the positive.
  • I was very clear about what I desired to get out of the situation and it was always me. If I am able to connect with me and to not diminish myself, then that will be a contribution to the world.
  • Even in the first grade I was bullied by these two girls. They would make me walk them home. I didn't really know that my house was so much closer.
  • I was bullied in my first year of high school. I went to the oldest public high school in the U.S., Boston Latin School. I was bullied by these girls. They would bump into me and push me and I wasn't willing to be diminished. I tried so hard to pretend I didn't notice it. I tried so hard to be really kind to them. But I wasn't willing to be part of their crowd either.

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Eating, Exercising, and Deciding To Flourish

Eating, Exercising, and Deciding To Flourish

August 15, 2021

Eating, Exercising, and Deciding To Flourish

The Sensorial Sensei Path with David Brower

The Sensorial Sensei Path with David Brower

August 11, 2021

David Charles Brower is a #1 Best-Selling Author, Poet, Speaker, Life Coach & Super Connector, making living itself an art. David spends his life searching for love and creating abundant sensorial experiences everywhere he goes, wherever and whomever he finds himself with.  As The Sensorial Guy, and inspired by his own romantic personality,
he inspires others globally to connect to each other in meaningful ways, to find useful joy in the everyday, create moments of romance daily and find pleasure in the small details and nuances of life. David relentlessly seeks to fuse pleasure with purpose, sometimes a tad mischievously, too.

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Effect on Emotions

  • It's that moment of pause that you give yourself. It frees you from an impulsive, excessive, automated reaction to someone or something that has triggered you and your response is coming from a place of potentially a hurt ego or something programmed from another period of your life.
  • Being able to be free from that is the mindfulness piece for me. It's the relativizing that moment of equanimity. It's the ‘this too shall pass' moment of impermanence that you fold into that.
  • Really, the whole part about this over attachment to desire and pushing away of a version of something, if you're able to take pause and allow yourself to bring a little bit of wisdom and not such an instantaneous judgment to what you're experiencing, sometimes what you're experiencing will either pass or you'll gain an extra bit of information that you need for your emotional system to either have already moved on to something else.
  • So there's this fluid moment of dancing there, where, it's almost like the minute something hits you that makes you freak out. It's like that one deep breath gives you that moment to just dance with it and let go of the emotional response, let go of the knee-jerk way of reacting. As we all know, this is an every moment practice.

Thoughts on Breathing

  • Breathing is the area where I have the most growth to come. I've often felt that my emotional reaction to things can be associated with how my breathing goes. If I'm going through a stressful moment, I can get caught into breathing where my voice literally changes.
  • At times I can have an emotional reaction. It can be related to stress. Through learning to breathe better, and I still have practice to do there, I'm learning to be in a constant state of equanimity in terms of breathing. I'm not allowing myself to not be aware that my breathing is becoming irregular. I'm more attentive to that.
  • I'm checking in and noticing when my voice is not where I feel it is.

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Bullying Story

  • About three years ago I went back to the town where I grew up, around Los Angeles. I met with a man that became a teacher at the school I went to when I was a little boy. We're looking through photo albums, and he had all these stories that I couldn't remember anything about.
  • He remembered everyone's names, and he said, don't you remember John (not his real name), the bully at the school. You and he were best friends.
  • I sincerely couldn't really connect with that memory and still can't. All I remember is that I was a very small kid. I was under five feet tall until I was 18.
  • Consequently, the only way I could protect myself, was to befriend the biggest, strongest people in the school. In so doing, I was protected. I was very athletic and very fast, and the bigger kids didn't like that. I didn't remember the particular kid at all.

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The Positive Influence of Bob Proctor

The Positive Influence of Bob Proctor

August 8, 2021

Bob Proctor is a Canadian self-help author who identifies himself as a philosopher. He is 87 years old, born in 1934 and he’s known for his New York Times best-selling book, ‘You Were Born Rich’. He’s also well known for his contribution to the film and book, ‘The Secret’ by Rhonda Burns. Proctor joined the Nightingale-Conant Organization and worked his way up within the company, even being mentored by Earl Nightingale himself and as a result became well versed in human development and motivation. In 1984 he published his best-selling book ‘You Were Born Rich’, which Rhonda Byrne discovered and lead her to requesting Bob to be interviewed and participate in the movie, The Secret.

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Helping His Followers

Bob Proctor helps his followers tap into their inner self and he explains that your inner-self is what is controlling all that is brought into your life. It may be a poor self-image, or bad paradigm and programming that is leading to poor results even with training and proper education.

Bob Proctor’s work focuses on personal development and helping his followers understand the basic laws of the universe. Bob teachers that everything in the universe vibrates and similar vibrations attract each other. He explains that our mind and bodies also vibrate, and since humans are capable of controlling our thoughts, and therefore our vibrations, we are capable of controlling our results. He has said there is nothing in a person's life they cannot change through thought and the Law of Attraction

Life-Changing Mantras

Here are some of the mantras that Bob Proctor has shared over the years:

I am so happy and grateful now that my life is full of love – I love who I am, I love what I do and I love who I’m becoming.

I am so happy and grateful now letting go of my limiting beliefs about life and learning to live outside of my comfort zone.

I am so happy and grateful now that things are falling perfectly into place – with more opportunity, success and joy than ever before.

I am so happy and grateful now that I am a forgiving and understanding person.

I am so happy and grateful now that great opportunities are happening into my life.

I am so happy a nd grateful now that money is coming to me in increasing amounts, through multiple sources, on a continuous basis.

I am so happy and grateful now that a new year brings new dreams, new opportunities and new inspiration to live my best life.

Prosperity

Every day in every way I am becoming more and more prosperous.

I am so happy and grateful now that money comes to me in increasing quantities from multiple sources.

I am so happy and grateful now that my mind is a center of divine operation always for expansion and fuller expression.

I am so happy and grateful now that I am the artist of my reality. Every choice, action and feeling contribute to my beautiful life.

I am so happy and grateful now that I have goals to motivate me, dreams to inspire me and purpose to fuel me.

About Your Fear

I am so happy and grateful now that fear no longer stops me. It serves as a sign that I’m moving in the right direction.

I am so happy and grateful now that my goals and desires are more fierce and powerful than my paradigms and fear.

I am so happy and grateful now that my focus is strong, my ego is quiet and my dreams are fierce.

Record Your Own Mantras

Take some of your favorite mantras taught by Bob Proctor or create your own and record them using your voice. Listen to the mantras and allow your thoughts to focus on them. Your mantras will become a background for your thoughts.

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Human Design and Hypnosis For Transformation; Heidi Hazen

Human Design and Hypnosis For Transformation; Heidi Hazen

August 4, 2021

Heidi Hazen is a Human Design Reader and Certified Hypnotist with the National Guild of Hypnotists. She has experienced adrenal fatigue, depression, and anxiety and through intense self-help work, went through a process she describes as gently burning everything down. Now she works with others who have been down this road of wondering what life’s all about. Heidi is passionate about her work as as Human Design Reader and Hypnotist and loves to help her clients do the most important work they’ll ever do – finding their way back to their original self so that they may authentically live.

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Most Influential Person

  • My friend, Brian Teal Aman

Effect on Emotions

  • I'm no longer a victim of my emotions. I'm in control of them.
  • When I started to realize that every time I have an emotional response, it's actually a gift that's an arrow pointing to a layer, to a wound.
  • If we continue to have that trigger and evoke that emotional response, then we are at the mercy of anyone triggering us in that way.
  • By doing this work, I have been able to claim ownership and agency over my internal landscape which is my emotional landscape and so now I'm the one in control of the way I respond to things.

Thoughts on Breathing

  • A deep breath can change everything, in a moment. That's something that I have taught my children since they were tiny. They'll do it on their own.
  • When we're having emotional outbursts about something, they will stop, we can just look at each other across the room, and we know that the cue is to take three deep breaths.
  • Breathing is part of my arsenal of self-care in my home.

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Bullying Story

  • I was my biggest bully. I think because there was so much that happened when I was a kid, there was a lot of loss and not having the things that I needed in place. I really started to turn things on to myself.
  • As a child we don't know not to do that. I made a lot of things my fault. I adopted this mentality towards myself, that, if I am the harshest towards myself, then anything anyone throws at me, won't hurt.

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Inspire With Habit, Determination, and Confidence; Nathaniel Carroll

Inspire With Habit, Determination, and Confidence; Nathaniel Carroll

August 1, 2021

Habit, determination, and confidence is my topic and today I'm having a conversation with a guy who has nailed all three of these attributes. Nathaniel Carroll spending his life in gratitude mode. He started his ‘thanking law enforcement challenge' back in January of 2019 and since then Nathaniel, a resident of Wisconsin, has thanked over 1500 officers for their contributions as first responders. He has met many officers in person and has contacted a lot of others by writing letters. Nathaniel is hoping to reach officers in every one of the over 3,000 counties in the United States. Nate is passionate about supporting the charity called, Tunnel2Towers Foundation, a non-profit organization that pays off the mortgages of injured first responders. In addition to his mission of thanking officers across the country, Nate has set a record by doing 1.5 million push ups in the last year. 

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Nate is passionate about supporting the charity called, Tunnel2Towers Foundation, a non-profit organization that pays off the mortgages of injured first responders. Please feel free to donate.

Your Mindfulness Definition

Nate: Mindfulness means really being in touch with the moment and being in touch with your body, both physically and mentally. It means taking that daily assessment of where things are and where we want to go. For me, that ability  to focus really made that challenge a success. Ultimately, for anybody, mindfulness is incorporated to whatever success they have for themselves.    

1.5 Million Pushups?

Bruce: How did you make it a reality to personally perform 1.5 million pushups in a year?
Nate: For me, it was being mindful. What that really means to me is focusing solely on what I can control and disregarding things that are outside of my ability to control. When you just focus on daily habits and routines, and you add them up moment after moment, day after day, may it adds up to something special. Being mindful and being focused on the moment and what I can control is really about all I can do to strive towards a goal like that. 

Daily Routine

Bruce: Tell us about your daily routine while working towards your pushup goal.

Nate: During the challenge, I slept in five days over 365 days, and that was sleeping in until a little after 7:00 a.m. Typically my day started at 3:45 a.m.. I got up, I would stretch, take an assessment of how I was feeling both physically and mentally and then by 4:00 a.m. I would start my pushups. I would do 60 sets before the day started. That is, before work started or before I had to get the kids off to school. I did 30 to 35 pushups per set. That would give me about 2,000 pushups. Then I knew I'd be able to get the other 2,000 pushups in before the end of the day. It was about creating habits and having a goal. 

First Responders

Bruce: Explain your passion for First Responders.
Nate: I think it's the awareness. You talk about mindfulness, not only of ourselves, but our awareness of what happens around us. To make it clear, during COVID, we really recognized the importance of truck drivers, store clerks, and all these people that contributed to our life in ways that, maybe prior to COVID, we hadn't put a lot of thought into. It's the same thing with First Responders. At any moment, these men and women are willing to trade their safety for my life. They're willing to answer the call and run towards danger when most of us are running away from danger.

Bullying Story

  • I wasn't bullied as a kid. During my childhood I was always a chameleon. I could fit into any situation, whether with the athletic people, or the non-athletic. I've always had a knack to blend in and get along.
  • My son has experienced some bullying. We talked about that. When I was young, I was angry and upset and a lot of that was really because of my experiences. I probably wasn't as nice to people as I could have been.
  • I think of those moments in my past when it was really about Nate, not what other people were doing in my life that caused these reactions. 

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Healing With Tao Calligraphy; Dr & Master Sha

Healing With Tao Calligraphy; Dr & Master Sha

July 28, 2021

Master Sha combines traditional Chinese medicine, the essence of Western medicine, and ancient energy and spiritual secrets from China. A medical doctor in China, Master Sha is also a doctor of traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture in Canada and China. He is an expert in advanced cellular science and in breakthrough research on the effects of aligning soul, heart, mind, and body. He is an author of over 25 books with 11 New York Times bestsellers. Master Sha is a grand master of Dong Yi Gong qigong, feng shui, the I Ching, Qigong and Wu Dong tai chi. He is also a National Chinese Calligrapher Master (Shu Fa Jia) and an Honorable Research Professor (Yan Jiu Yuan), appointed by the State Ethnic Academy of Painting (Gui Jia Min Zu Hua Yuan) in Beijing, China.

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Most Influential Person

  • Lao Tzu and The Buddha

Effect on Emotions

  • The liver connects with anger. The heart connects to depression. The spline is connected to worry. Lungs for grief and the kidneys for fear. 

Thoughts on Breathing

  • There are so many kinds of breathing. Today I want to share about abdominal breathing. In through the nose and out by pushing the abdomen. Let it go naturally out.
  • Follow nature's way. If you breath and your abdomen goes in, that's perfect. Breathe out and the abdomen goes out. Do not force it. Both ways are perfect. The key is to watch a new-born baby. That baby will use abdominal breathing.

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Lessen Your Stress

Lessen Your Stress

July 25, 2021

Today I’m going to share with you how to leave anxiety behind and become more calm and centered. As you know, I’ve interviewed over 600 guests on Mindfulness Mode and it’s not surprising that some patterns are emerging. One of those patterns has to do with anxiety and stress and what you can do to decrease that undesirable feeling that we’re all familiar with. First, remember that stress is an emotion. I know you’re likely saying, well that’s obvious, but I want to remind you that our motions are there for a reason. Emotions exist to tell us that something is going on with our body or something needs to be adjusted. Human emotions are like the warning lights on your car’s dashboard that let you know that something on your car needs attention. Maybe the fuel is low, the oil needs to be topped up, or your coolant is running low. There are warning lights on your dash to let you know of a bunch of different things that might need attention on your car.

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What Are Emotions For?

Emotions serve a similar purpose. Loneliness means that you need more human interaction in your life. Anger could mean you need to pay attention and possibly make a change regarding something that’s happening.

There’s no doubt about it, emotions can be a complex system of letting you know something needs adjusted. For one thing, in our society, a lot of us have learned to push our emotions away, pretend they aren’t real, or sometimes we might not identify our emotions accurately. Maybe we think we’re feeling stress, but it’s actually boredom, or loneliness.

Feel-Good Chemicals

Our body’s have an amazing system of secreting hormones and chemicals in response to various emotions. Most people realize that when we experience fight or flight, our body creates chemicals as a result.
Although we don’t always realize this fact, when we work up a sweat, there are some feel-good chemicals that help us feel better and can even make you feel like you’re experiencing a high. You’ve probably heard of runner’s high. The chemicals we’re talking about are endorphins.

The Games

In order to experience this feeling, you have to make movement a way of life. You have to create a habit that includes some kind of activity. Brisk walking or running can do this for you, but of course there are lots of other choices too.

The 2020 Olympics are on right now, and that’s one of the reasons I wanted to talk about physical activity and sport. This year's Tokyo games are officially called the Games of the XXXII Olympiad Tokyo 2020.

Take some time to tune in to some events and allow yourself to enjoy and be inspired by the athletes. I usually find that once I tune in, I get so interested that I want to watch even more. Like I said, allow yourself to be inspired. After all, all these athletes started somewhere, and you can be sure there were times when they needed some inspiration and encouragement from others. We can all encourage each other, no matter what challenges we’re up against at any given time.

Beat Your Stress

Let’s talk about running. Running helps to improve your mood because it makes you feel better about yourself and gives you a sense of accomplishment. It also can be addicting, as once you get in a routine and start feeling the positive effects, you’ll likely want to stick with it. Running is also inexpensive and convenient. You don’t need a gym membership or expensive equipment.

Running is a great exercise and a perfect way to beat stress and anxiety, and also get connected to nature. That’s true of course, as long as you have somewhere to run when you can enjoy the trees, the birds, or whatever aspect of nature you enjoy.

The reason running helps beat stress, is because the body releases endorphins which are often called “feel-good” chemicals. They can act as a pain reliever and happiness booster. Endorphins are primarily made in the part of the brain called the hypothalamus and also in the pituitary glands, though they may come from other parts of the body as well. These are some of the reasons that running is a great choice.

A Routine To Diminish Stress

You might have heard me say on the show before that I never did any running and never really wanted to in my life. Then, back in 2018, I started walking 45 minutes every day. Later I upped it to an hour. Then in December 2020, I decided to try running. I didn’t push myself too hard, I just ran if I felt like it. I noticed that it felt good and that I could work up a better sweat once I started running. So that got me into the habit of running for an hour every day.
The distance I run is about 6.6 kilometers which is 4 miles. I usually run down the country road where we live and then turn around and come back. Of course, there are options, so I can go in either direction from my house, and I can run further than the 6.6 kilometers if I want to. I’ve noticed that it really feels good to do this as part of my regular routine.

Inspired By Dick

Cycling is also popular, and is a terrific choice as a way to stay fit and experience the boost created by our body’s chemicals. Cycling can help you build up your muscles and stay in shape. It's also fun, because you can ride with friends, a cycling club, or even go solo. This sport has been around for years, but it's just as popular today as it was in the past.
I’m inspired by my uncle Dick, because a few years ago, when he retired, he took up cycling. He lost weight and became incredibly passionate about cycling. He also cycles in a velodrome. A velodrome is an arena for track cycling. It features steeply banked oval tracks, consisting of two 180-degree circular bends connected by two straight sections of track. The straights, as they’re called, transition to the circular turn through a moderate easement curve.

A Great American Swimmer

Swimming is another terrific fitness activity that will help you stay fit, costs very little, and allows you to have fun in the water. If you have aches and pains, or are recovering from an injury, being in the water is a good way to exercise without worrying about harming your joints or muscles. Swimming will help you strengthen your body without stressing sore joints and muscles too much.

If you have a competitive spirit, swimming can be great too, because you can swim laps and challenge yourself, or swim with others and build on your successes.

I’ve always loved watching swimmers in the Olympics and I am always inspired by Michael Phelps. I’ve read some of his quotes like, “You can't put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the farther you get.”

What About You?

Some of my guests have talked about how he inspired them to achieve greatness. I haven’t read his book, but it’s on my list of books to read. Check it out, it’s called, No Limits: The Will to Succeed. He published his book in 2009 and I know it’s been recommended as a book to read by some of my guests. He also published another book in 2016 called, Beneath the Surface: My Story. I’m sure those books would be inspiring and well worth reading.

What’s your favorite activity or sport that helps reduce stress in your life? Is there an athlete that inspired you to take up a sport that is now part of your life? I’d love to hear from you.

What are you enjoying most about the Tokyo Olympics? Is there an athlete that you’re fired up about and feel like the world should know more about their sport or what they’re up to?

Send me an email, Bruce@mm.com and let me know your thoughts.

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Grasping The Emotion of Trauma; David Richman

Grasping The Emotion of Trauma; David Richman

July 21, 2021

David Richman is an author, public speaker, philanthropist, and endurance athlete whose mission is to form more meaningful human connections through storytelling. His first book, Winning in the Middle of the Pack, discussed how to get more out of ourselves than ever imagined. David’s newest book, Cycle of Lives, shares the interconnected stories of people overcoming trauma and delves deeply into their emotional journeys with cancer.

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Most Influential Person

  • My sister, June

Effect on Emotions

  • Our emotions are the only thing that really connect us all. We can all point to so many people and so many things in our life where you could say just be real. Just tell me what you're feeling. Yet you say one thing and you're acting a different way.
  • I think the connection to our emotion and our connection to other people through our emotions is really the most powerful thing we have between us as humans.
  • For me, being mindful of my emotions and being comfortable with them and allowing myself to have self-compassion when I'm not the best emotional person I can be; I'll try to get better at that.

Thoughts on Breathing

  • Running is all about controlling your breath and swimming too. Breath work is important. It is an area I am exploring right now in my life.
  • I'm being very direct and deliberate about breathing.

Suggested Resources

  • Book: Cycle of Lives by David Richman
  • Book: The Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle
  • App: I have a Garmin Connect watch. I always look at my stress level and sleep info, and resting heart rate. I think that's important because it lets you know when you're stressed out. I suggest you use any app that allows you to understand your physiology and how those things will affect your moods, your biorhythms, your ability to stay healthy, your ability to be present and calm

Bullying Story

  • I had a rough childhood and one of the things I went through and how I dealt with some of my issues was to be a bully. I was bullied and I vividly remember some instances that still scar me to this day, but I also know I did the same to other people.
  • I can understand how being more mindful while being bullied is important, but I think if I had been more mindful at the time, that would have prevented me from being a bully.
  • If somebody would have said to me that you can deal with the difficult time that you're going through in a different way, if I'd had a safe space where I could be myself or to have somebody give me some guidance on how to come to terms on issues that weren't perfect, then maybe I wouldn't have lashed out at others.

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