Atalwin Pilon wonders about the tradeoffs of honesty and likeability.
Atalwin Pilon is a former bad boy from Amsterdam who had an experience of spiritual awakening at 32. Since that moment he committed to the truth and lives from his heart. Currently he is traveling the world on a quest for meaning, aiming to make a difference. Follow him on his blog Basic Goodness, Facebook and Twitter. You can try him out as your life coach too, if his voice speaks to you. Email him. He will be honored.
The universe gave Atalwin Pilon a single chance to meet someone he was wildly attracted to. And he choked.
I walked away from an opportunity because something rubbed me the wrong way. Did I do the right thing?
Being preoccupied with the steps you wish you were taking causes us to miss the beauty and importance of the small ones we can make.
“There are too many interesting women I did not have the experience to know in this life because I have been brain washed.”
Events happening on the other side of the world are much more personal when the protesters you see on T.V. are your close friends.
Atalwin Pilon thought he had to figure out everything by himself. What a surprise when he looked to others and things suddenly got easier.
Atalwin Pilon remembers seeing his father just three times in his life. And yet, his dad was an integral part of Atalwin’s journey for inner peace and balance.
A sense of elevation can cleanse the mind. Neil Hill gives us a concise word seed for thought.
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Try as they might to hide it, I can see the disappointed looks on people’s faces as they say they were hoping for a girl.
A sacred masculinity rests with those who risk the open-hearted vulnerability of being relational, feeling, and interconnected.
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Note to self — You’re more awesome than you think.
In a recap of our week’s dad conversation, editor Rob Watson highlights the things that were on the minds of our fathers. They covered an incredible spectrum of the introspections, the soul and the hearts of dads everywhere.
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