Jonathan Fink is entrepreneur and author of the book "The Baseball Gods are Real", a true story about baseball and spirituality, and the founder of an investment firm aligned with high spiritual principles. He is also a happy and proud husband and father, and his wide-ranging interests include the music industry, martial arts and of course baseball.
The Positive Head Podcast has been proud to help share the material of brilliant "Gene Keys" author Richard Rudd, and today Brandon shares a clip of Richard telling the beautiful allegory of Ananda Mayi Ma, the Ecstasy of Evanescence and why all desires are really only one desire.
Brian D. Ridgway survived a childhood riddled with trauma, as well as a rollercoaster ride in business and his personal life, going on to transmute his shadow and unlock his great gift to this world: helping people to break the spell of matter.
Brandon reads from the book The Psychic Explorer by V. Van Dam, this time reading the "Message from the Stars" which is one of the channeled chapters from the spirits of celestial bodies included this lesser-known but interesting little book.
Brandon is inspired by a listener to discuss the illusory nature of time, and what could be considered its opposite, the dimension of timelessness. He quotes from famed "presence" author Eckhart Tolle, shares a clip from Abraham-Hicks and discusses other intriguing and empowering perspectives connected to our relative experience of time.
Jessycka Drew is an artist, an author and a veteran (P)Head of sorts, having been active on the Facebook closed group and elsewhere since almost their inception. Jessycka is also a pro in the area of "turning scars into stars", a fairly obvious concept from this wording that she developed as she learned to transmute her own traumatic experiences.
Brandon reads a very synchronistically-woven review with several layers of meaning, and talks about his chosen topic of love in specific contexts: unrequited unconditional love as portrayed in a scene from the movie Adaptation, and love in relation to the self, perception and spirituality, in connection with an Alan Watts talk.
Sevan Bomar returns for the fourth time to the show and shares some fresh downloads pertaining to complex and very topical subjects like artificial intelligence, the current massive global paradigm shift, untold historical insights pertaining to the ancient Tamil language, and how to "hack" reality for our own growth and benefit.
Brandon reads from the book The Psychic Explorer by V. Van Dam, a lesser-known but interesting book containing some channeled material that he initially read many years ago when he was just starting out on his own spiritual journey. This time it is the message from the "Red Goddess" that has been selected to be shared with the audience.
Colby Rebel stops by to share her psychic gifts just in time for Halloween 2018, and gives listeners and friends of the show Bradley, Megan, Corey and Roniit readings on the air.
"Metaphysical" Mike Felt is a spiritual coach, psychic, healer and thought leader who is quite active on the Facebook (P)Heads closed group where he regularly shares his inspired downloads, new meditations and other bits of wisdom and insight he receives from the Universe to help elevate humanity.
Brandon follows up on a story told during yesterday's (#802) interview with Shaman Durek, with some uncanny synchronicities that manifested afterward, and addresses a comment from a listener who "disagrees" with Law of Attraction, attempting to explain that Law of Attraction is an impersonal force and that is not in opposition with concepts of social justice that may apply in our modern world.
Ancient Wisdom Today podcast host Shaman Durek is familiar with an "ecology of souls", as Terence McKenna once put it, which reside in realms often confused with fantasy and myth, belonging to an authentic lineage of shamans from the Yoruba tribes of Ghana and having also undergone thorough initiation rites including the biggest of them all. Hence he speaks with authority and wisdom but undeniable light-heartedness and great compassion.
Amy Venner-Hamdi is a successful businesswoman, having co-founded the "Superfoods" company Purium with her ex-partner David Sandoval, and now spearheading initiatives to elevate women in the world in part through her book Women on the Rise and the Million Mom Movement. She also tells her story growing up afflicted by acute acne and how this sent her on her path to greater health through better nutrition.
Brandon is prompted by a listener's message to elaborate on the theme of his last daily episode (#798) about surrendering personal preferences for a greater purpose that may be as yet unrevealed. This time he gets the opportunity to add subtlety to the subject and clarify that going with the flow does not mean sitting around waiting, just as it doesn't mean forcing things.
Allan Morelock is a published author and poet, and he is also a teacher and an energy healer who has been aware of his identity as a spiritual being since very early childhood in the Appalachian Mountains of East Tennessee. In this episode he relates this formative event that triggered his realization, gives his take on current wordly events and offers insights into the subtleties of this global awakening process.
Brandon has been highly impressed by the writings of Michael A. Singer, having referenced and recommended his book “The Untethered Soul” several times and now, having just finished Michael’s book “The Surrender Experiment”, is motivated to talk about the concept of ignoring our personal preferences to allow instead for life's natural course to unfold, which in Michael's case resulted in attaining the ultimate flow state and extremely inspiring results.
Ingrid Fetell Lee specializes in connecting the experience of joy with its aesthetic and visual dimensions, which has led her to publish the "Aesthetics of Joy" blog, a recently-released book titled "Joyful" and a TED talk with over ten million views. In this episode she tells Brandon what role design and visual arts played in her background, and how factors like bright colors and sunlight in our environments all contribute to our experience of daily life as either joyful or draining.
Erica and her fiancé Bryan, who last accompanied her on the show back in June 2018 (#705) dedicate a full episode to meditation, a topic that ought to have great relevance to listeners of this show for good reason: it is a deep, healing and profoundly transformative practice that in one way or another forms the foundation of a person's spiritual development.
Erica reads from the book "The Kybalion" which was published at the dawn of the 20th century and is all about the teachings of Hermes Trismegistus and his Seven Hermetic Principles, which underlie not only the legacy of his wisdom but perhaps the very nature of reality itself.
Sarah Nehamen and Melissa Eliyahoo share passions and similar interests in design, entrepreneurship and spirituality, and together they developed a business based on a water bottle sticker that is helping to subtly elevate the vibrations of thirsty drinkers in a fun way, thanks in part to the principle of "water memory".
Erica takes the reins and is inspired to talk about confidence, starting with the beautifully simple synchronistic review at the top of the show, and on through authenticity and subtle awareness of the language we use as part the discussion on the broader subject. She also shares an Abraham-Hicks clip titled "Confidence is Worthiness".
Dr. Reed Tuckson is a physician dedicated to health beyond the merely physical who found his way to the life work of Korean spirituality and longevity pioneer Ilchi Lee, in particular his most recent book I've Decided to Live 120 Years. Needless to say, many concepts implicated herein are related to listeners familiar with meditation, yoga, and in particular Tai Chi and other Eastern-philosophy-aligned practices.
This episode features an excerpt from "The Psychic Explorer" by V. Van Dam, an older and little-known but very interesting book that ought to intrigue (P)Heads and which Brandon has referenced and read from occasionally. Here he reads the "Message from the Sun" that is part of a series of channeled messages from celestial bodies which closes the book.
Brandon discusses some interesting ideas that have not been touched upon often, like the fact that our expectations may subtly influence others more than we realize, how we get caught up in our own assumptions about those expectations and how this all can be turned around and used to our advantage, by inspiring us to act with deliberate confidence.