The Meaning of Life
shouldn't be an afterthought.

The way we see it: life throws Big Questions at us. Who am I, what’s it all
about, etc. But exploring these – in a no-nonsense, practical, see-for-
yourself kinda way – if you do it right, can be a heck of an adventure.


"For there is only one great adventure
and that is inward toward the self."

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"To live is the rarest thing in the world.
Most people exist, that is all."

Stuff We Do

Existential Crisis Management

Spiritual Pathfinding

Inner Strength Training

Life Philosophy Construction

Illusion Demolition

Emotional Stormproofing

Sacred Cow Herding

Life Purpose Prospecting

Relationship Remodeling & Repair

"All men die,
but not all men really live."


The Quest for Reality

Life confronts us with a few basic questions: What's it all about? Why am I here? Who am I? Where did I come from, and where am I going? What the heck is going on!? Etc. Not having good answers can give us a sense that something really basic and fundamental and important is...missing. Yet some folks avoid questions like these. We seek them out.


The Search for Intimacy

We all want relationships that are...well, whatever the opposite of "dysfunctional" is.  Why do so many relationships begin like a fairy tale and end like a train wreck? We explore the best science, the world's clearest thinking, the most penetrating insights we can dig up from all of human history to help us figure this out.


The Fight for Sanity

This "arena" is about the fight for mental clarity and emotional strength. Because finding sanity in this crazy world can be a dogfight. And that's what we explore here: inner strength. Training to become an emotional Jedi, a psychological ninja, a fully developed character in the story of your life. The search for "self-mastery." It's the Fight for Sanity.


The Pursuit of Vitality

This "arena" is about the pursuit of real health in your body, deep down in your bones: "vitality," life force, glow, strength, spunk, verve, vigor, whatever you might call it. Which means navigating through a lot of the phony misinformation overload that's out there, and instead, searching for - and hopefully finding - the "real."

"To be nobody but yourself
in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else
- means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight
and never stop fighting."
e. e. cummings

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