I have a passion for helping minds heal, helping them improve, and for propagating wisdom. One reason for this is that I have deep personal experience of suffering - mental and physical. Besides severe mental illness in my childhood and early adulthood, I was physically abused by my father (not sexually) and I have had a disability (hearing problem and poor balance) since very … [Read more...] about Alex Rowan’s Digest 22 Jan 2018
"Shamanism helped me 'rewire and rebuild' my emotionally, mentally, and spiritually damaged mind." Alex Rowan #neuroplasticity #mentalhealth #neuroscience #psychology Interestingly, and among other things; Significant aspects of Shamanism work regardless of belief, provided one 'does' them - this is due to 'natural law'. Progress can be made regardless of one's … [Read more...] about Shamanism Helped Me Rebuild My Damaged Mind
"One does not become enlightened by imagining figures of light, but by making the darkness conscious" Carl Jung Based on my personal experience with both fixing my own subconscious mind issues, and helping clients with theirs, I agree. Unfortunately, many in the 'New Age' community have it all wrong. We have to get 'down and dirty' (realistic; unvarnished). … [Read more...] about Exploring Your Inner Darkness And The Way To The Light
I love truth. In part, I love truth because it is reality. My opinion, your opinion are just that - opinions. Truth rocks. So much so it can often hurt. Our minds are so full of error; much of it deeply engrained into our subconscious minds. To the extent that we don't clear our subconscious, we will have truth issues, many of which we will be unaware … [Read more...] about Truth – Quotes and Commentary
How responsible for our choices are we? Really? Take a look at this quote: "Everything you do is based on the choices you make. It’s not your parents, your past relationships, your job, the economy, the weather, an argument, or your age that is to blame. You and only you are responsible for every decision and choice you make, period." - Brenda Slavin Many might say that … [Read more...] about Why We Are Responsible AND We Are Not Responsible For Our Choices And Decisions
If you are not doing enough reflection - find out why your life is harder than it need be. It's all here: "There are three methods to gaining wisdom. The first is reflection, which is the highest. The second is limitation, which is the easiest. The third is experience, which is the bitterest". Confucius (pretty smart fella) Think...reflect...on it carefully until you get … [Read more...] about Are You Doing Enough Reflection To Get Wisdom?