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Insights from neuroscience, non-dual mindfulness, and psychedelics to upgrade your awareness. For gigs or just to chat, get me at michaelpwriting@gmail.com.

Consciousness, Mindfulness, Neuroscience, Psychedelics.

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What I Write About


Spotlighting mental chatter and mindful effort through a neuroscientific lens.

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The First (Important) Thing


Subject-based awareness could alight the darkness of isolated suffering.

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  • 17% of people self-harm in their lifetimes.
  • The average age for the first self-harm incident is 13.
  • 45% of self-harmers use cutting as their method of self-injury.


Thank you for the reminder, Papou

Woman smiling in a green house
Woman smiling in a green house
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How to use neural plasticity to reach into the depths.

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Learn from reality TV not to be the slave of your feelings.

Josh Granovsky


Jordan Peterson on the foundations of romance, lighting the void, and slaying dragons.

Walpaperlist


The Headless Way, transcendent awareness, and reprieve from corporate stress.

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On Having No Head


How to communicate such that people understand and respect you.

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Why meditate for 10 minutes a day when you could be doing anything else?

Tara Brach

Then, I inverted. I aimed the spotlight at itself, directing awareness to the place from which I felt aware. In other words, I aimed at the aimer.

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