Asleep at the Wheel

January 30, 2010 at 10:50 am | 2 Comments

When asked, “Are you a god?”
Gautama, the person who became the Buddha replied, “No.”
“Then what are you?”
he was asked again.
Gautama’s answer was,
“I am awake”
Buddha means: “Awake.”

Intentional Influence of Experiential Phenomena

January 8, 2010 at 2:41 pm | Be the first to comment!

[twg_gpo_button] Suggestion, the use of imagination to manipulate subjective phenomena can be used to counter many addictive traps. This procedural […]

Salience and Suggestion

January 7, 2010 at 9:12 am | Be the first to comment!

Man is a credulous animal and must believe something.
In the absence of good grounds for belief,
he will be satisfied with bad ones.
– Bertrand Russell

Hypnosis, Suggestion and Neurosis

December 6, 2009 at 11:25 am | 5 Comments

[twg_gpo_button] Suggestions are invitations to explore a particular subjective reality. Whether the entity that creates it is a hypnotist, salesman, […]

Hypnosis and Ordinary Trances

November 30, 2009 at 6:42 pm | 4 Comments

[twg_gpo_button] The hypnotic state clients experience in my office as a result of a formal trance induction is just one […]

Doing Mode & Being Mode

November 15, 2009 at 5:00 pm | 5 Comments

Mindfulness is a mental discipline that promotes awakening and may be defined as: Sensitivity to present experience with non-judgmental acceptance.

The Serenity Prayer

November 12, 2009 at 6:51 pm | 2 Comments

[twg_gpo_button] “God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I […]

The Mentality of Childhood

November 8, 2009 at 12:01 pm | Be the first to comment!

“Accept the truth, even if it is not what you expected or wanted” is the kind of advice one might give a child.

The Enlightened Path

November 1, 2009 at 10:09 am | 1 Comment

Is light a particle or a wave? Is the electron here or not here? Am I the most important thing […]

The OPEN Path

October 12, 2009 at 4:00 pm | 3 Comments

In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. But, in practice, there is

-Jan van de Snepscheut