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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 58 - The "Rebound Addict" ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 58 - The "Rebound Addict" Here continuing with the exploration/exposure/dis-assembly of characters that I have developed as the various 'aspects' of myself throughout my life. This time I open up the character design of the "Rebound Addict". I forgive myse... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 57 - "The Thinker" Character ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 57 - "The Thinker" Character Here I expose and dismantle the character of the "Thinker" - which is where I will see a point that I require to apply myself within and give direction to but instead of moving myself and directing myself in relation to that point, ... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 56 - Quitting the Quitter Character ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 56 - Quitting the Quitter Character In the previous post I introduced the concept of 'characters' as well as how there can be 'supporting-characters' that contribute to the 'performance' and 'believability' of a character, as well as introduced a specific character... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 55 - Naming the Characters of My Life Story : Introducing "The Quitter" ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 55 - Naming the Characters of My Life Story : Introducing "The Quitter" In the previous post I began with an introduction to the concept of the 'character' and myself as being the 'character actor' throughout my life where instead of actually living and expressi... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 54 - My Life As A Character Actor: Introduction ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 54 - My Life As A Character Actor: Introduction A fascinating point has opened up recently within the writings of fellow destonians in relation to the realization and understanding that 'who we are' has always been simply 'characters' that we create and attempt ... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 53 - The Deadliness of Stress Part 4 - Practically Finishing Tasks ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 53 - The Deadliness of Stress Part 4 - Practically Finishing Tasks Here continuing with the previous posts on the subject of “Stress”, which you can follow with the links below. Day 49 - The Deadliness of Stress Introduction Day 50 - The Deadliness of Str... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 52 - The Deadliness of Stress Part Three - Stress Patterns Established in Childhood ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 52 - The Deadliness of Stress Part Three - Stress Patterns Established in Childhood Here continuing with the series on “Stress”. For full context to this subject check out the previous posts - Day 49 - The Deadliness of Stress Introduction Day 50 - The Deadlines... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 51 - The Deadliness of Stress Part TWO - Addiction to a Silent Killer ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 51 - The Deadliness of Stress Part TWO - Addiction to a Silent Killer Here I continue with the point of stress and how I create the experience of stress particularly when I am at work. I would like to mention here that for those who are also facing points of stress ... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 50 - The Deadliness of Stress Part One: The Intense Moment of "Stress" ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 50 - The Deadliness of Stress Part One: The Intense Moment of "Stress" Here I begin walking the point that was introduced in my previous post in relation to “Stress” and how it in fact creates consequences for ourselves both physically and mentally, and how 'st... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 49 - The Deadliness of Stress - Introduction ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 49 - The Deadliness of Stress - Introduction Coming home tonight I noticed - actually this is a point that I have been 'noticing' for quite some time but haven't actually allowed myself to take into serious consideration - that the extent to which I experience stress... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

ISOLATION - Am I Too Late? Am I shunned?

Here I open up the point of 'isolation', where I will place myself into a point of self-pity and seclude myself from participating effectively within my world due to believing that I have made a mistake and that it is 'too late' for me to adjust and correct myself, and due to ... —stoppingjoekou.blogspot.com

Day 48 - My First Abusive Relationship Lasted 29 Years ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 48 - My First Abusive Relationship Lasted 29 Years I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to NOT see and consider that I have been involved within an abusive relationship for all of my life through me abdicating myself completely to my mind and ... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Future Projections Are Science Fiction

Often I have made decisions about what I would like to be and become in my life, what I would like to 'experience' myself as, and would idealize these concepts and place them into an alternate dimension in my mind, in some possible future, where I have already done the necessa... —stoppingjoekou.blogspot.com

Day 47 - The Problem of "Choice" ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 47 - The Problem of "Choice" I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to judge others in my world and use the 'example' of others and the way that 'others' live their lives and the apparent decisions that 'others' make as justification for me not ... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 46 “Moving Myself Instead of Being Moved” ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 46 “Moving Myself Instead of Being Moved” I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to believe that I require to be motivated by feelings or internal experiences or reactions in order to 'move' myself or direct myself within a task. I forgiv... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 45 - Bringing My "Work" Home With Me ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 45 - Bringing My "Work" Home With Me I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to manipulate myself within the experience of being 'tired' after coming home from what I have judged to be a 'long day' at work, where due to allowing participation ... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 44 - All My Rotten "Children" ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 44 - All My Rotten "Children" I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to NOT see and realize that the patterns, habits, and backchat that I have allowed to exist in my through the years of my life are not 'outside' or 'separate' of me and that each... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 43 - The Moment of Breath Part 2 ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 43 - The Moment of Breath Part 2 Here is a continuation of the point opened up in my previous writing - I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to trust the voices in my head and to allow myself to do whatever the voices in my head speak or show... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 42 - The Moment of Breath - Part One ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 42 - The Moment of Breath - Part One I forgive myself that I have NOT accepted or allowed myself to see and realize that when I allow my mind or my emotions/reactions/feelings to be present in ANY decision or action, then I am not in fact actually HERE moving myself ... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 41 - The STAND within Making Decisions ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 41 - The STAND within Making Decisions Here I open up and expand on a point that I have been walking and developing recently, which is a point of ensuring that I am stable within myself and the decisions that I make, and to communicate clearly and directly without... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 40: Questioning and Challenging God ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 40: Questioning and Challenging God I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to BUY into the false reality that is presented as a product to be consumed by those who have money and can afford the luxury of existing for and as the desire to const... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 39 - Who I am within God as Money ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 39 - Who I am within God as Money What the FAQ is an Equal Money System - Volume 1 Here I am opening up a point in relation to God as Money - wherein we have completely abdicated the very essence and beingness of who we are as life in the name of money and bei... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 38 - Myself As Impatience Part 2 : Giving Up on Giving Up ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 38 - Myself As Impatience Part 2 : Giving Up on Giving Up This is a continuation of my previous post on the subject of "Impatience" I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to NOT see or realize that when I allow myself to be influenced and ... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 37 : Myself as Impatience Part 1 ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 37 : Myself as Impatience Part 1 I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to separate myself from the patience and slowing down to ensure that no matter what I am doing or where I am, I move and direct myself instead of allowing myself to participate... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 36 - The Patience To Do It "Right" ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 36 - The Patience To Do It "Right" I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to exist within and as the point of 'rush' and to not be self-honest with myself in regards to the extent to which I have become addicted to this point of 'rush' within myse... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 34 - The ONLY "Choice" in Existence ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 34 - The ONLY "Choice" in Existence I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to NOT see and realize that what is required to be done in this world has nothing to do with personal preferences, desires, wants, or self-interest because all of these... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 33 - "Who Calls the shots around here - LIFE or my backchat?" ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 33 - "Who Calls the shots around here - LIFE or my backchat?" I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to NOT see and realize that when taking a course of action into consideration or when making a decision the 'outflow' of such a decision will be... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 32: I am not a "Who" ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 32: I am not a "Who" By Marlen Vargas Del Razo I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself to NOT see and realize that I have NOT understood how I actually function and how I actually developed specifically into the being that I have been existing a... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 31 - Trying to See What Isn't HERE ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 31 - Trying to See What Isn't HERE photo by Ida I forgive myself that I have accepted and allowed myself NOT see and realize that as I move myself within changing the ‘nature’ of me as my actual living expression I will have to face and walk through all of the ... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com

Day 30 - A Whole "New" World of Pure Imagination ? ~ Joe's Journey to Life

Day 30 - A Whole "New" World of Pure Imagination ? Here I expand upon and share some of the writing I did earlier today in relation to the point of "Imagination" which you can find on my other blog if you'd like the full context. I forgive myself that I have accepted a... —joesjourneytolife.blogspot.com