MONDAY MELTDOWN: How To Set Boundaries, Personal: Zac Gandara, Pixie Lighthorse

MONDAY MELTDOWN: How To Set Boundaries, Personal: Zac Gandara, Pixie Lighthorse

Monday Meltdown is our weekly time to chat with each other. This week…

When we need to set boundaries, we often begin with the toxic people in our lives, what if we started with us instead? The boundaries we give ourselves.

MONDAY MELTDOWN: Where is the Certainty?: Zac Gandara

Monday Meltdown is our weekly time to chat with each other. This week…

Remember when things made sense? When there was an anchor to hold on to? When you were certain of things? Life brings so much change. I’m tired of change. Certainty is an addiction, but it tastes so good.

EPISODE 139: Sex Positivity and Critical Thought: Sarah Quinn

EPISODE 139: Sex Positivity and Critical Thought: Sarah Quinn

Sarah is so fantastic I've invited her back again. In this installment, we find her most passionate critic of religion, purity culture and the lack of critical thought. We dive down this road with great drinks and high energy.

 

EPISODE 138: Did I Waste My Life?: Sarah Quinn

EPISODE 138: Did I Waste My Life?: Sarah Quinn

Sarah Quinn is a beautiful human with a beautiful misfit soul. We connect amidst the impression that we wasted our lives on our addiction, religion, Christianity in particular. Is our past something to be frustrated about or something that serves us?

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...

EPISODE 098: There are Guides Along the Way: Josiah Ecker

EPISODE 098: There are Guides Along the Way: Josiah Ecker

As I have traversed down the road of Losing Religion, my former life as an American Christian Pastor has haunted me.  How I used to consider myself a teacher for others, someone who knew the way.  Someone who could be followed.  I fear these things now.  They have caused me to resist being a leader, a guru, a teacher for others.  Even though many have called me these things, Josiah shows me another way.

The way of a guide...

EPISODE 097: Going From What I Don't Believe, To What I Do: Josiah Ecker

EPISODE 097: Going From What I Don't Believe, To What I Do: Josiah Ecker

Josiah is a missionary kid with a psychology degree that's deconstructing his faith.  His perspective is refreshing, educated, and compassionate.  Change and transformation are hard, no matter how, or what is changing.  But growth is a choice, and Josiah is inspiring.