By Wes Annac, Openhearted Rebellion I’m not the type to brag about working out, because it feels self-centered. Look at me with my workout! I’m so much better than you! I don’t want to seem full of myself or make anyone feel bad about their lifestyle if they choose not to exercise. Despite this, I … Continue reading Working Through Your Pain
The best way to prepare for the inevitability of death is to get familiar with emptiness now.
By Wes Annac, Editor, Openhearted Rebel Buddhism is a religion predicated on detachment, renunciation, inner peace, and enlightenment. Buddhist teachers encourage their students to look within and become aware of what sustains the ego that keeps them focused on the outer world. Through meditation and other practices that involve detachment, you can shine a light … Continue reading The Buddha’s Life Story
By Wes Annac, Editor, Openhearted Rebel This is an excerpt from Chapter 1 of Enlightened Afterlife, my ebook centered on Spiritualist philosophy on life after death. You can purchase a PDF file of the book at the bottom of this post, or you can check out the Kindle version by clicking the book cover below. … Continue reading How Did Spiritualism Begin?
By Wes Annac, Editor, Openhearted Rebel A friend recently made a good point: the youth are partly responsible for helping others become aware of the global shift in consciousness taking place. The masses need to know what’s happening, and if you’ve experienced a spiritual awakening, there must be a reason for it. Young or old, … Continue reading Indications of a Global Shift in Consciousness
By Wes Annac, Editor, Culture of Awareness & Openhearted Rebel Writing is a powerful tool that can be used to entertain, inform, and inspire people to change the world. Regardless of your reason for doing it, writing provides an outlet for you to express yourself and reach an audience of enthusiastic readers. Research into any … Continue reading Writing with Purpose
By Wes Annac, Editor, Culture of Awareness & Openhearted Rebel There is a Source of energy, inspiration, and abundance we can all tap into, but we have to be aware of it first. It’s here waiting patiently for us to realize it exists, but until we can be open to it, it’ll sit at the … Continue reading Tap into the Source
Credit: radicalselflove333.wordpress.com By Wes Annac, Openhearted Rebel This is an introductory article for my new blog, Openhearted Rebel. Hope to see you there! Reminder: This blog, wesannac.com, will soon be shut down since I'm moving over to the new one. A New Kind of Revolution ‘Openhearted Rebel’ is not just a name for a blog. … Continue reading Openhearted Rebellion: The Foundation of Spiritual Revolution
Credit: lucyoccupy.wordpress.com By Wes Annac, Culture of Awareness Continued from part 1 (read full post here). We Don’t Need Them We don’t need Big Brother watching our every move for ‘national security’ purposes and pouncing on us when they think we’ve done something wrong. We don’t need militarized police forces causing mayhem in the streets, … Continue reading Are You Ready for a Spiritual Revolution? – Part 2/2
Credit: megnocero.wordpress.com By Wes Annac, Culture of Awareness If we want to create a new system out of the ashes of the old, we should think about the role we’ll play in creating it. We should figure out what we can do right now to reflect the paradigm shift the world needs, and we should … Continue reading Are You Ready for a Spiritual Revolution? – Part 1/2