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Day 237: Greed and the drive for survival

Recently I walked through an experience where I had made a deal with person, that they would give me some money, and in turn I would give them a product. Though what happened was that I gave the product, and the recipient didn’t give the money – and this is what in law is call... —

Day 240 - Self-trust without experience

I noticed how I am connecting self-trust with having experience, with having a point of reference somewhere in my mind where I can say: I know I can do that no problem because I did it before. So when I cannot find such a point, I lose self-trust, I start to doubt myself and f... —

Day 560 - Self Judgement and Sensitive Ego

As I have been walking the point of self judgement and have been investigating it I see that I certainly have created a sensitive ego, and this is what I have been looking at as of late. Within self judgement I have wanted to create this idea of being perfect or of being super... —

Practical Self-Empowerment: How to Stop Blowing Your Fuse

Do you have an 'explosive temper' and do you struggle with containing your reactions of anger? What truths about ourselves do we hide behind our explosive personalities? How can you support yourself through practical self-empowerment to anger within yourself? Watch all the ... —

602 - The Briefcase vs. A Guaranteed Living Income

Have you watched the new CBS show The Briefcase? TV show description: "Hard-working American families who’ve been experiencing financial hard times are presented with a briefcase that contains a very large sum of money — $101,000. They must then make a difficult decisi... —

Day 642 Our use of water reflects our self interest that is in the end our own accepted lack. It is interesting to see that a local state bureaucracy manipulates freely given resources in self interest. In this case, selling off their water to corporations for so little return on that resource. And, t... —

Day 225: Watch the Words you speak

Cause and effect, meaning they may cause the person/persons whom you are speaking with to take drastic measure against someone about something they really have no clue or idea about, all they did was listen to you speak and them being your friend formed and opinion about that ... —

237. The Naked Brand: Fakeness is Obsolete

How can we stop fighting corporations and instead, use them to create a new organization and world order based on transparency, quality production, good job conditions and wages as well as using their own qualities as marketing tools? This and more is discussed in the Document... —

Day 667 The Briefcase and the Oldest Game in Town – Polarity

In watching the first episode of “The Briefcase” I became reactive to it due to its  manipulation for entertainment and energetic stimulation of emotions. I felt it was going to the lowest of the low to stimulate people so they have an emotional reaction. Within further invest... —

299: #TheBriefcase: Is CBS’s ‘The Briefcase’ ‘altruism porn’?

Below is the text to the attached podcast ************************************* ************************************* Maybe you’ve seen the new reality show called: ‘The Briefcase’. The show begins by presenting 2 different families with a briefcase containing a large sum o... —

236. #TheBriefcase: Where’s the Win-Win?

What False Dilemma is created in the show ‘The Briefcase’? Why do people must choose between ‘sharing’ or ‘benefitting their families’? What kind of flaws in the system are unquestioned in this emotional depiction of poverty? What can we take from this reality show and so use ... —

Day 2 - Social Stigma When Having Diabetes

When I was diagnosed I was in grade 8. This is a time right before I was about to attend high school, and at that time I was choosing a high school that 4 of my friends were attending and the rest were attending a catholic high school so it was going to be a new environment w... —

Dag 43 – Börda | En Socialfobikers Resa till Livet

Dag 43 – Börda Publicerat: juni 16, 2015 | Author: niklas7resa | Filed under: Uncategorized | Tags: börda, bördor, försummelse, hjälp, insikt, livet, minnen, problem, självinsikt, självuppriktighet, stöd, villkörslöst |Lämna en kommentar Jag förlåter mig själv för att jag ac... —

Day 224: My Process an Action Movie

Growing up I wasn’t able to watch movies, I was more of an outside person, where being outside for me was like watching an action movie in itself, with scenes, play outs and characters. All I had to do was go out and sit on the back porch (or front porch) and watch everyone an... —

[95] Basic Income: The Story So Far

What evidence do we have thus far that Basic Income is a solution to economic inequality and poverty? What are the economic trends leading to the necessity of implementing Basic Income programs around the world? Why is providing a Basic Income a social investment instead of an... —

Dan 46: Dojeta in praktična resničnost

Kakšna je razlika med dojeto in praktično resničnostjo? Z uporabo misli in čustev si lahko ustvarimo vsemogoče iluzije in zablode, ki se jim potem začnemo podrejati. Zakaj to počnemo in kakšne so posledice? Se zavedamo, da se ljudje podrejamo lastnim miselno-čustvenim iluzijam... —

Day 406 - Lost in time, lots of the time

There's been a building pressure. A pressure to perform. A pressure to sound coherent, and integrated with all the information in my world. A perception of falling behind ensues. A few moments later, I'm stuck. Everything is ahead of me, and I can't catch up. Since my last po... —

Day 405 - Self-Empowerment: Stepping into Manhood

Quick overview of my life: Born in upstate New York, moved to Northern California at age 11, went to college in Southern Californa, lived back at home for a year, went to the Desteni Farm in South Africa and began a committed life partnership. All of the above happened wit... —

Day 404 - The Nice Smelling Janitor Lady

Heavenly. This mysterious lady of few words has walked into my hospital room twice now since starting this 14-day iPad study. She silently allows the trash bags and roll of toilet paper in her hands communicate her purpose for entering my suite. Is she attractive? Yes, but ... —

Day 403 - Editing and Effort

“Have something to say, and say it as clearly as you can. That is the only secret.” - Matthew Arnold In the book called “300 Days of Better Writing” by David Bowman, the author claims this to be likely his favorite quote on the subject of writing. When I was a child, I ask... —

Day 402 - The Perfect Writer Complex

"I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to fear that my process writing is not acceptable as perfection, and through this allow my inner critic to project a moment of self-judgment into the future - in this not realizing this as the purely self-sabotaging sys... —

Day 401 - Good Fortune Forgiveness

I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to brag about being in this sleep study to everyone I message on Facebook while using this iPad. I forgive myself for accepting and allowing myself to become excited about being fortunate and afforded the opportunit... —

Day 559 - Basic Self Forgiveness on Self Judgements

I forgive myself that I have not accepted and allowed myself to take a look beyond the judgement of myself when/as I see a point that I have been living which I see has limited myself or have connected a negative connection towards, and in looking beyond the judgement, underst... —

Day 223: Paying Too much Attention to my Conscious Mind Thoughts

“And I thought they would never go away”. Throughout my process I’ve tried to make it a point to notice and forgive every single thought that comes up in my mind, whether it’s just passing through and/or there to make me react with an emotion or feeling. What I’ve noticed was ... —

555 | "The Briefcase" – The Devil in Disguise?

My previous discussion (Sensationalism and emotional maturity) was in part 'inspired' by a new reality show called “The Briefcase” ... Each episode features two middle class families struggling with their finances. Each family is given a briefcase with 100 thous... —

554 | Sensationalism and emotional maturity in society

...When a Heroic Teacher Asks Her Kids a Question They Don’t Usually Get, Ellen Breaks Down In Tears - So I watched this video, and then I wondered: As humanity is awakening to the real value of life and living - will we make sure that ALL WEALTH - be it money / support... —

Kultura, kulturna identiteta – od besedne skice do študije v delih 1

Preden sem spoznala Desteni, sem besedo 'kultura' definirala kot precej pozitivno. Moja prva asociacija na kulturno je 'družbeno sprejemljivo'. Drugi preblisk je besedni dvojček 'kultura in umetnost', ki je tudi področje v katerih sem strokovno izobražena (kot profesorica liko... —

day 674: water crisis

Water crisis is a serious problem, life depends on water. I am not scientifically qualified to write about this brewing water crisis unfolding in places like Egypt (yes the land of the Nile), or the state of California or numerous other places around the globe. But looking at ... —

Desteni Movie Night: Les Misérables

In this Live hangout we discuss the Musical: Les Misérables based on the story of Victor Hugo. Speaking about poverty, law, religion, politics, revolution, love in relation to the Les Misérables. You can ask questions within the Q&A Section in relation to the musical and the... —

Practical Self-Empowerment: Moving Beyond the Rock and a Hard Place

What do you do when your world collapse? How are you able to practically empower yourself to move beyond the initial doom and gloom of being in between the rock and a hard place? How are you able to create something out of nothing? In this DIP Live Google Hangout, we talk to o... —