By Wes Annac, Editor, Openhearted Rebel This is a busy time for all the openhearted rebels out there, as plenty of issues in the world are demanding our attention and action. Many of them can be traced to the corrupt elite and the institutions they use to reinforce control over the masses. For example: the … Continue reading The Middle
By Wes Annac, Editor, Openhearted Rebel “Buddha was not a Buddhist, Jesus was not a Christian, Muhammad was not a Muslim. They were Teachers who taught love.” (Source) Religion overcomplicates a simple message: live from the heart. Letting love and compassion guide your thoughts, actions, and intentions is the most authentic way to connect with … Continue reading Love: My New Religion
By Wes Annac, Editor, Openhearted Rebel Meditation is wonderful. By bringing your attention to your subconscious, it helps you become aware of things deep within that either help or hurt you. If you meditate for long enough, it’ll reveal the answers to your deepest questions. Without meditation, I don’t think I could receive the guidance … Continue reading Untangling the Knot of Fear
To love is to liberate, and with true love comes peace, compassion, and a calm mind.
Ziggy Marley. Credit: inland360.com By Wes Annac, Culture of Awareness Ziggy Marley, accomplished reggae artist and son of legend Bob Marley, has said before that love is this generation’s form of rebellion. Some of you might know his song, “Love Is My Religion”, in which he explains that his newfound religion is love; self-love, love … Continue reading Love Rebels, Unite!
Credit: perpendicularity.org By Wes Annac, Culture of Awareness I’m not bothered by who you are, where you come from, what you believe or even if you agree with the things I say. I don’t care if you’re a Christian, Hindu, Muslim, Buddhist, Atheist, or if you’re waiting for the flying saucers. I don’t care if … Continue reading I Accept You as You Are
Credit: All Posters By Wes Annac, Culture of Awareness Read full post here. Unity is commonly associated with conformity and the suppression of the individual, but it doesn’t have to be this way. We can come together without conforming to the same beliefs or lifestyle, but we have to accept that we all think differently … Continue reading Unity Doesn’t Mean Conformity – Part 1/2
By Wes Annac, Culture of Awareness Alan Watts was a writer, speaker and philosopher who brought eastern philosophy to western spiritual seekers. (1) He was and still is loved by many in the spiritual community, and his large volume of writings and lectures is considered by many to be a great source of wisdom. We … Continue reading The Teachers Speak: Alan Watts on Love and True Spirituality
Credit: pinterest.com By Wes Annac, Culture of Awareness It’s hard to understand love with the mind, but it’s easy with the heart. This is because no effort to understand it is necessary from the heart; you simply feel it and express it to everyone you cross paths with no matter how loving or enlightened they … Continue reading Love: The Religion of the Spiritually Conscious
Credit: lifecatcherforever.wordpress.com By Wes Annac, Culture of Awareness In my eyes, to be courageous is to be willing to do what we know is right for us and the planet even if it scares us. We can achieve anything if we have courage and we can persevere, but it’s easier to be afraid of challenges … Continue reading Courage Comes from Love