Just a few weeks ago my newest book was released. Progressive Recovery through the Twelve Steps: Emotionally Sober for Life turns out to be a capstone to my life; not just as a recovering alcoholic, but as a guy who has been called to the Spirit for the whole of my life.Read More
Seeing True™ is a moment of epiphany that is so pronounced that subsequent changes in direction or behavior are dramatically altered for the better. The Greeks called this “metanoia,” which means "change of mind," though it might translate better today as “a profound change of heart.” In the Seeing True framework, we focus on transformation as the desired result, and forgiveness and relationships as the spaces in which we practice.
We may spend all our time with ourselves, but we don’t actually see or understand ourselves very well. It turns out our inner motivations are not so clear. If you’ve heard of a shadow self, a damaged self, or a disowned self, this is what they mean.Read More
There’s something to be said for seeing ourselves in a different light as we grow and evolve. In fact, there is a peace in knowing we are all works in progress and the learning will never stop.Read More
There is a long-standing debate in Buddhism about whether the source of enlightenment comes from our efforts, or from beyond them. Shapiro proposes a non-dualistic perspective. Maybe it is both.Read More