Without Conscious Effort… mSw March 2021 v04

Three words. Just three. And yet there is an entire universe of possibility present in those three words. For me, without conscious effort starts with Zen and the concept of Mushin—roughly translated as no mind. A state without the presence of an active mind. Without ego, anger, and fear. This is something most often experienced…

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Dancing With the LIZARD…

Seth Godin calls it ‘the Lizard.’ Steven Pressfield refers to it as ‘the Resistance.’ I haven’t come up with a clever nickname for that annoying monologue that keeps running in my head… The one constantly trying to convince me that I shouldn’t… Or, can’t… Or, couldn’t… Or, won’t! The one that rejoices in crushing my…

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