exorcism

EPISODE 156: Free To Explore Your Desires: Crystal Wolf

EPISODE 156: Free To Explore Your Desires: Crystal Wolf

One of the benefits of losing our religion are the many doors it opens up for us to explore our humanity, our desires, our goals, away from the judgment of a closed-minded community. Crystal has been exploring for some years now. It’s incredible to be able to hear her story and embrace the conversation of exploring without borders…

EPISODE 155: Religion: The Unwanted Surrogate Parent: Crystal Wolf

EPISODE 155: Religion: The Unwanted Surrogate Parent: Crystal Wolf

Crystal has been through so much in her past church life and she’s come out of it better knowing who she is, embracing her sexuality, and growing to understand being Bi-Polar. From the born-again experience to exorcism, sex, pregnancy, and miscarriage. You will be encouraged by her story…

EPISODE 136: Anxiety and Depression are Demons?: Jay Middleton

EPISODE 136: Anxiety and Depression are Demons?: Jay Middleton

Jay has suffered from anxiety and depression since he was 13. Bullied as a chubby kid, but grew up to be a metalcore playing, indie wrestling, stand-up comedian with a heart of gold.

Being a Christian with anxiety and depression led to all sorts of religious manipulation, demonic explanations, and attempted exorcisms. But alas there's no demon. Just a human, finding his way through his fantastic journey.

EPISODE 104: The Cure for Pain is in the Pain: Seth Alan Taylor

EPISODE 104: The Cure for Pain is in the Pain: Seth Alan Taylor

Seth and are I are back after watching the Tony Robbins documentary "I am not You Guru."  In a continuation of our conversation where Seth challenged us to not only to own our shit but heal our shit.  He continues to explain his affinity and experience with Energy Intuitive Healing and Rapid Transformation Therapy also known as weird shit with spirits, psychics, and exorcisms.  I'm not convinced that this is the path to my healing, but it and the pain I have inspired me to take the plunge into a new therapeutic journey...

EPISODE 103: I’m Not Your Guru. Please Don’t Make Me Your Guru: Seth Taylor

EPISODE 103: I’m Not Your Guru. Please Don’t Make Me Your Guru: Seth Taylor

“The trap of high experiences, however they occur, is that you become attached to their memory and so you try to recreate them. These memories compel you to try to reproduce the high."
-Ram Dass

I’ve many times been referred to watch I AM NOT YOUR GURU, a documentary about Tony Robbins and his experiential retreats.  I watched it right before recording with Seth, and it leads us into a discussion about my own thoughts on "teachings" and gurudom...