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My name is Joe Kou and I am standing up for what is best for all in common sense and self honesty.

Joe Kou

Day 86 : “I'm too busy/stressed/tired to STOP being busy/stressed/tired” ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 86 : “I'm too busy/stressed/tired to STOP being busy/stressed/tired” In the last few days I allowed myself to fall into a pattern of procrastinating my writing and self-investigation, and allowed myself to listen to my backchat and give in to my resistances – selling ... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Joe's Journey to Life Day 85 - I am the Devil in the Details ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Joe's Journey to Life Day 85 - I am the Devil in the Details Tonight as I got home from work and had a bit of food and then sat here in front of my computer to continue my writing, I realized that I was not in fact HERE – that I was racing within myself and felt tight ... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Joe's Journey to Life Day 84 – Turns out, I wasn't actually 'bad' at math after all! ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Joe's Journey to Life Day 84 – Turns out, I wasn't actually 'bad' at math after all! Here I am continuing from my previous post in which I began to share a specific childhood memory of when I experienced myself as being 'punished' and went into a reaction of fear and sel... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Joe's Journey to Life Day 83: Don't Get Practical - Get ANGRY!! ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Joe's Journey to Life Day 83: Don't Get Practical - Get ANGRY!! In this continuation of the my previous blogs where I began to open up the point of “Punishment VS Correction” I will be having a look at the childhood memories and experiences that I have held on to and mad... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Joe's Journey to Life Day 82: Blame and Punishment ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Joe's Journey to Life Day 82: Blame and Punishment Here I continue with the subject of “Punishment Versus Correction” In looking at the experience of going into self-judgment and then allowing myself to wallow and feel 'bad' and 'guilty' and then deliberately procras... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 81 - Screw the Plot - Cut to the CHASE! ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 81 - Screw the Plot - Cut to the CHASE! Before continuing with the point that was introduced in my blog last night, a short 'interlude' because I see that I was intentionally vague as to what exactly brought about my decision to look at the point of 'punishment versu... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 80 - Punishment VS Correction - Introduction ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 80 - Punishment VS Correction - Introduction Tonight I am looking at the point of holding on to the past and stewing over mistakes instead of immediately applying the common sense and practical correction to a point, and how this is a pattern that I can see developin... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 79 - What if I have to do my current job for the rest of my life?!?! ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 79 - What if I have to do my current job for the rest of my life?!?! Earlier this evening a question arose within me – where I was asking myself whether or not I would want to keep doing what I am currently doing as my job for the rest of my life – and what ini... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 78 – I Can't Change Because of My Past... NOT! ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 78 – I Can't Change Because of My Past... NOT! In my previous post I discussed the point of throwing a tantrum and putting on a show of being upset and angry about having to do something that I do not want to do, or when I do not stand up and direct myself within and ... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 77 - I'm Operating Under Protest!!! ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 77 - I'm Operating Under Protest!!! Today I am having a look at my tendency to stew and and isolate myself and basically throw a 'pity party' for myself in which I deliberately and spitefully continue to diminish myself instead of actually changing and daring myself ... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 76 Screw You Part 3 - Stop Screwing Myself! ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 76 Screw You Part 3 - Stop Screwing Myself! Here continuing from my previous posts in relation to the subject of “Screw You” - where I have so far introduced the “Screw You” character of spitefulness and how I traced the foundations of this character back to my child... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

75 – Screw You Part Two : Self-Forgiveness on Angry Mother Memories ~ Joe's Journey to Life

75 – Screw You Part Two : Self-Forgiveness on Angry Mother Memories Here continuing from my previous post in which I shared how I have held on to memories and experiences of my mother in moments when she would be angry and express that anger to/toward me, and how I woul... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 74 - Screw You - Part One : Angry Mother Memories ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 74 - Screw You - Part One : Angry Mother Memories Related Posts - Day 72 - Screw ME?! No, SCREW YOU! Day 73 - Introducing the "Screw You" Character In my previous post I began to open up more on and introduce the “Screw You” character. In this post I will be exp... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 73 - Introducing the "Screw You" Character ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 73 - Introducing the "Screw You" Character In my previous post I opened up some points in relation to childhood experiences and how as I child I developed the tendency and habitual pattern of suppressing myself and holding on to experiences and memories of ange... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 72 - Screw ME?! No, SCREW YOU! ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 72 - Screw ME?! No, SCREW YOU! Related Posts - Day 69 Anger and My Liver - A Lesson In Consequence Day 70 Anger and My Liver Part 2 - My Allocation Point within Liver Complications Day 71 - Anger and My Liver Part 3 - Origins of Suppression In reviewing thi... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 71 - Anger and My Liver Part 3 - Origins of Suppression ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 71 - Anger and My Liver Part 3 - Origins of Suppression Here I am continuing from my previous post in relation to sharing how anger that has been accumulated through time that is not actually directed or released effectively remain within the human body and can lead ... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 70 Anger and My Liver Part 2 - My Allocation Point within Liver Complications ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 70 Anger and My Liver Part 2 - My Allocation Point within Liver Complications In my previous post I opened up the point of me now walking a physical manifestation of the effect of holding on to anger/fear/anxiety throughout my life where now I am experiencing some he... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 69 Anger and My Liver - A Lesson In Consequence ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 69 Anger and My Liver - A Lesson In Consequence In the past few weeks I have been facing a re-occurring point of becoming possessed within anger and a sense of 'defeat' wherein I will withdraw within myself and will experience the anger rising up as though I am... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 68 - The Great Equation To LIfe, Existence, and Everything Revealed ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 68 - The Great Equation To LIfe, Existence, and Everything Revealed Here I am opening up the point about 'decisions' and how often I find myself trying to figure something out and trying to get all the possible answers through thinking and analyzing over and over... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 67 - Patience of Self Leadership ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 67 - Patience of Self Leadership I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to, when standing before a point of actual self-movement that will place me in a position that challenges and directly moves beyond the boundaries and limitations of my charac... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 66 - Desire to Lead Creates Bad Leaders ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 66 - Desire to Lead Creates Bad Leaders Here I am expanding on the point of 'world leaders' and how it is that I myself have trapped myself within the desire to become a 'world leader' because of the desire to fix the problems of this world from a starting point of sel... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

65 - Self-Movement Hitmen : How We Compromise Our World Leaders ~ Joe's Journey to Life

65 - Self-Movement Hitmen : How We Compromise Our World Leaders Here continuing on the point of the 'self-movement hitman' character that was introduced a few posts ago. In my previous posts on this particular character I explored how the Self-Movement Hitman c... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 64 - Self-Movement Hitman : Persons of Power and Influence ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 64 - Self-Movement Hitman : Persons of Power and Influence Here I continue from the previous posts with exploring how self-compromise within giving in to the system and abdicating our opportunities to stand up and dare ourselves to put it 'all on the line' transl... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 63 - The Self-Movement Hitman - Dimensions of Compromise ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 63 - The Self-Movement Hitman - Dimensions of Compromise In the previous post I opened up the point of the “Self-Movement Hitman” and how this can been seen as an analogy to the economic hitmen of the world who manipulate and subvert political leaders and key of... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Why PEACE cannot exist when we are in PIECES

Among the greatest illusions perpetuated on this world, I would say the idea of 'peace' ranks high upon that list. So many times we see protests and rallies and demands for peace and the end of war, the end of segregation and divisiveness, the end of inequality and exploitatio... —stoppingjoekou.blogspot.com

Day 62 - Introducing the "Self-Movement Hitman" ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 62 - Introducing the "Self-Movement Hitman" Here I open up the character of the “Self-Movement Hitman” which is where I will intentionally sabotage and employ self-manipulation tactics to 'overthrow' or 'undermine' or simply 'co-opt' any self-movement that may... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Love is NOT the "Answer"

When I look at the word “love” and how I have defined myself in relation to it, it is fascinating the memories and experiences that are associated with the word “love” and how much I have allowed myself to be shaped and influenced by that word. The 'idea' that is sold in ... —stoppingjoekou.blogspot.com

Day 61 - Exposing the "Now or Never" Hoax ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 61 - Exposing the "Now or Never" Hoax I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to NOT see and realize that the “Now or Never” character is a self-manipulation that I deliberately utilize in order to 'get away' with not being here absolutely in... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 60 - The "Now or Never" - The Last Minute Rally ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 60 - The "Now or Never" - The Last Minute Rally Here I continue with opening up and exploring the “Now or Never” character. The “Now or Never” character is where I allow myself to make a decision about what it is that I will do based on how I experience my... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 59 - "Now or Never" Character Introduction ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 59 - "Now or Never" Character Introduction Here I am looking at a specific point/pattern that I have noticed within me which is whenever there is a task or work or an assignment that I require to do as part of my job, or is simply a task that I have undertake... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com