Overtraining in Personal Development

Often times I see students being too hard on themselves and constantly be in an “effort mode”. It’s like there’s no rest and you should be practicing or improving yourself every minute of the day. This creates a tension in the mind that leads...

Remote Sexual Influence

Here’s an interesting question from a student: “If I fantasize on a real person, does that mean I am also remotely sending sexual energy to them?” Remote influence is a different topic than imagination or visualization. If all it would take is some...

Guard Your Thinking as Your Speech

The ancient occultist L. W. Laurence wrote: “We must guard our thinking with the same circumspection we apply to speech, and could we realize this fact and think as discreetly as we choose our words, believing it to be equal importance, we would greatly simplify...

Thoughts are Things

William Walker Atkinson wrote: “When we come to see that Thought is a force – a manifestation of energy – having a magnet-like power of attraction, we will begin to understand the why and wherefore of many things that have heretofore seemed dark to...

Alignment With Your Will

Having a well directed Will is essential in todays age.It’s very easy to get dispersed and fragmented in your multitude of desires. If you are not truly aligned with your Will, it’s very easy to get lost. And as Seneca said: “If a man knows not to which...