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The Man behind the curtain

Besides Artax dying in the swamp of sadness in the Never Ending Story, one of the most traumatic movie moments I experienced as a kid, was when Toto pulled back the curtain and exposed the Wizard of Oz as a short balding non-wizard in…

Let’s talk.

I am married to a beautiful, successful woman who has been published a dozen times in the past year. Check. I have 3 good looking kids who are nearly grown. 20, 18, 16. Check. I own a house on Vancouver Island. Check. I own…

Why I started The Leaping Connection

Unless we know the why of what we do, the what will be meaningless. I started The Leaping Connection to help people who are stuck in their career, their lifestyle and/or their mind. A leap is any strong movement away from where we are…

Let them in.

  This morning’s meditation session led me to do a curious thing. I was asked to deliberately summon negative thoughts. Thoughts that have historically made me angry, anxious, envious, sad etc. Thoughts that I typically try to suppress or escape upon contact. As you can…

Be a hero

  In his game changing book, ‘The Hero with a Thousand Faces,’ Joseph Campbell challenges us with his claim that there are only two kinds of people in the world. “Those that cry out to be saved (victims) and those that save (heroes).” The good…

A sexy blue genie.

If a muscly blue genie granted you 3 wishes, what would you wish for? Let me guess, a million dollars? (a curious choice considering you could have wished for a billion). Live forever? (again, interesting, considering you barely know what to do when the…

We need to wake up

How many of you wake up feeling like crap? What is the first thing you do? Reach for? Is it the Phone? Cigarette? Your mind is never more open and clear than it is upon waking which is why these first few moments have…