We all created a finely-crafted survival system to bury or numb our pain when we were young. We had to, as it was absolutely necessary for survival. Life was too scary, and we didn’t have the skills to meet ourselves in our hearts. Our survival system can include compulsions, such as drug and alcohol abuse, shopping, work, sex, the Internet, busyness, self-judgment, and chronic worry. I think about all of those years that I shut down the pain with food, drugs and alcohol. In one year alone, I gained 97 pounds. I would have died of the pain if I… Read more.
Julie Ann Turner's new book Genesis of Genius is a Journey of Discovery from Da Vinci to Oprah that reveals the single, startling principle the greatest creative minds throughout history used to consciously shift to success in their lives, work & world.... Genesis of Genius is your step-by-step, visual guide to consciously creating the life, work & world you most desire. From Plato to Leonardo Da Vinci, on to Oprah and Steve Jobs - all used one universal principle to create success. This is your guide to do the same.