GNOSTIC WRITER ARTICLES
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Seeing Our Unity Is Just The First Step In Awakening.
This is the first of several articles on perception and Seeing Others Clearly. Through this we will explore and open our understanding of how we perceive and relate to each other. Includes the concept of karma as the realization that you are always acting directly on yourself. Read all six Seeing Others Clearly articles on one page.
To Embrace “Other” Is To Integrate More Of Yourself.
Seeing Others Clearly Part 2 - What happens when you realize that seeing we are all one doesn’t cause you to transcend the illusion, but only makes you conscious of it? What happens when you realize that awakening is not an end-destination, but the beginning of a new experience of reality?
The Realization Of Self Within Other.
Seeing Others Clearly Part 3 - The people who surround you aren’t just some random selection of humanity, they are a web of meaning — presented as the face of other — which reflects your desire to expand in a particular direction.
How "The Light" Created "The Dark".
The mythical tale of light and dark - Once upon a time there was a light, and it gave birth to more lights such that there was a family of lights. And so there was light and there was only light — light experiencing light. Some of the lights began to wonder what they were that they were light.
The Dance of Self and Other - An Invitation to Love.
Seeing Others Clearly Part 4 - This articles goes directly to the heart of what “other” is such that we meet exactly what it is — at an archetypal / design level — that causes us to resist it.
The Futility Of Being Angry At Ignorance.
Seeing Others Clearly Part 5 - Over this articles I want to share the stage I went through on my journey of dealing with my own negative feelings, instead of projecting them onto others in the form of prejudice.
For the Open-Minded to Hate the Narrow-Minded is for Butterflies to Hate Caterpillars.
Seeing Others Clearly Part 6 - the conclusion to to the six article Seeing Other Clearly series which explores how all lives are connected and the prejudice of time.
Read all six Seeing Others Clearly articles on one page.
Seeing Oneness—The Simplicity Of Our Unity (abridged version).
Seeing Oneness—The Simplicity Of Our Unity (full version).
This article started with the intention of expressing a simple origami analogy for how we are all one, but then spontaneously evolved by using this analogy to further explore the concept of awakening.
Projection 101 —The Power Of Recognizing Your Own Unconsciousness.
We each know what we know, but we do not know what it is we do not know. This article explores how special our strange “human” state of partial consciousness is and he paradox of how becoming conscious that you are partially conscious will evolve your experience of self.
We Are Spirit Taking “The Human Pill”. (audio edition)
This article explores the ways in which you are NOT lack — even though we all experience it. Your spirit does not know the experience of lack except through its embodied experiences of self (such as you).
Seeing the Packaging — We Are All Spirit In Human Form.
An esoteric exploration of “the package” we each present to the world. To come to see your embodiment as packaging is to see the state of eternal-consciousness that is packaging itself through infinite realities.
Superman and the Religious Wound—TheLegend of Kal-El.
This article continues some of the themes of inclusivity from the Seeing Others Clearly series and explores the idea of religious wounding closing down our inner-senses.
The Nature and Origin of Control.
Care Not How You Are Perceived — Part 1. This article brings your awareness to the energy of control that operates within each of us. Includes the relationship between control, creation, and suffering as well as how healing cannot work through control.
Transforming Our Desire To Control How We Are Perceived.
Care Not How You Are Perceived — Part 2. Even when we no longer seek to control other people, we still tend to fall into patterns of being controlling when it comes to our attachment to how other people perceive us.
Don’t Let Your Ideal Self Be A Prison.
Care Not How You Are Perceived — Part 3. How do you want to be perceived? Is there an ideal self you are trying to create? Is it based more in thought or feeling?
The Norms That Bind Us. Breaking The Mold.
Care Not How You Are Perceived — Part 4. This article explores the societal norms and family pressures which operate subconsciously within us.
Creating Space For Rebirth Where There Was Once Control.
Care Not How You Are Perceived — Part 5. The series close by bringing all the ideas together and leading you through a powerful energetic exercise.
FALL 2018 ARTICLES
Embrace Your Ever-Changing Self. (audio edition)
In the realization of what change is lies the deeper understanding of both yourself and reality. Change is a part of everything you experience. Change Is The Only Constant — Learn To Love It.
The Law of Attraction & The Mastery of Feeling (abridged version)
The Law of Attraction & The Mastery Of Feeling (full version). (audio edition)
Abundance Series: This article is based upon a popular spoken message I delivered about the law of attraction. I wanted to use it because the law of attraction is all about becoming a master of your state of feeling, and this particular message powerfully brings together the idea of connecting with your spirit and practicing the law of attraction.
Is Your Dream Limited or Infinite?
Abundance Series: We each birth with a dream for our life — a dream that is expressed as an intention to feel and be. This is because our spirits exist within and dream of states of feeling (rather than states of definition). Continued in next article.
True Happiness isn't a Reaction - It is the Feeling You Hold for Yourself.
This article continues from the last by using feelings from your past to help you understand and experience abundance in the present. Continued in next article.
The Abundant Transformation - Are You Ready To Feel More?
In the last of a series of three articles we explore abundance in relation to the Survival Instinct which we access through the painful feelings we carry from times of lack in our past. This is then used to help transform our focus in the present to be passionate.
The Neverending Story — How Everything Is Circular And Eternal. (audio edition)
This article explores how the awakening process can be understood as seeing through the illusion of linearity and understanding how everything in creation is circular. It’s a pretty mind-bending concept that, when you get it, becomes a key to understanding many of the most profound spiritual concepts.
The Creator And The Created: Consciousness And The Circle of Creation.
This article expresses the eternal dance of the creator and the created which continues our theme of circularity and the cycles within life. It gets more and more stream of consciousness and esoteric as it goes along.
Lack versus Abundance — Seeing the Big Picture.
Abundance Series: How our experience of lack is what makes our experience of abundance so unique. If you are experiencing lack, it is not because you are spiritually lacking, it is because you are carrying a belief that you are lacking.
The Extraordinary Power of Accepting the Unacceptable.
Abundance Series: To experience lack is to experience separation from the innate freedom of your spirit. The experience of lack is not however a “lesser” experience — or one to be extinguished — because it is what gives us the feeling of appreciation within the experience of wealth which is necessary for that wealth to be experienced as abundance.
Don't Just React To Your Life — Create It!
Abundance Series: Free Yourself from the Self-Enforcing Cycle of Reaction. How to stop reacting to experiences of lack from a fear-based position—as this is what breaks the cycle of fear-based negativity that lies at the heart of our deepest experiences of lack and low self-esteem.
Being Human - The Juxtaposition Of Attraction & Repulsion.
Abundance Series: An Advanced Perspective On The Law Of Attraction. You don’t need to start practicing the law of attraction, you need to stop practicing the art of allowing your fears to both block and blind you.
You are the Motivation and the Choice. (audio edition)
This article explores the realization that what I am presenting is not just a series of mental ideas for you to consider, but the repeated presentation of a state of consciousness you must not only come to conceive of, but also make a conscious choice to engage.
Embrace The Feeling Of Success - Throw Yourself A Parade!
Abundance Series: Re-imagine and revitalize your relationship with success. This article is based on a spoken presentation about embracing success and continues our series on abundance. This was an experiential piece designed to empower and inspire and I hope you meet these feelings as you read along.
How Much Time Will You Give? How Perfect Do You Want To Be?
The Art of Finding Your Sweet Spot. This article reflect on my writing process through the lens of “finding the sweet spot” as a further exploration of our relationship the feeling of perfection.
Are You More Human Or Divine?
Even though consciously connecting with your spirit opens up a whole new territory of experience, it is important to recognize that the wider reality of our spirit is not a separate place that you are becoming aware of. Unlike physicality, the non-physical is not a place; it is a state of perception / consciousness.
The Mastery of Fear — What if all fear is an illusion?
Fear of each other is a force that not only divides us as people and countries — it divides us internally. We are each convinced our fears are valid, otherwise we would not choose to live within their confines. But what if your fears are illusions?
Are We Predetermined or Free? Is Anything Really "MEANT" to be a Certain Way? (audio edition)
Free yourself from the prison of believing in meant. Discover the infinite freedom that lies in the realization that there is no choice you are “meant” to make in a certain way. There is nothing in your life you were “meant” to do because, if that were true, you would not be free.
To Say You Know “The Truth” Is To Be Lost.
Why universal, transcendent truth is an illusion of individuality. There is no such thing as truth beyond the understanding of truth as the self-defining idea of itself.
Lucid Dreams — How To Wake Up Within A Dream.
The #1 Practical Technique To Wake Up In Your Dreams & Fly! Dreams are not only amazing in and of themselves — they are an amazing resource.Your dreams are a living, responsive, vibrant source of information.
Your Dreams Can Answer Your Biggest Questions.
Bring the magic of your dreams into your waking life. In my last article we explored lucid dreaming and how to start waking up within your dreams, but I still had plenty left to say about dreams in general, and how to best go about deepening your relationship with this often overlooked resource.
Embracing Death — What If Life Isn’t Precious?
What about seeing life as being inescapably abundant? I wrote this article several years ago directly following a retreat I held where I was shocked to find myself — in addressing someone’s experience of grief — talking about the notion that life was NOT precious.
You Will Know You Are Enlightened When… (audio edition)
The incredible journey of coming to love unconsciousness. The flow of experience — that we call awakening — which leads us from not-knowing to knowing (unconsciousness to consciousness) is a powerful force through which we direct our experience.
Challenge Reality With The Love In Your Heart (audio edition)
Why you can’t always believe the reflection of reality. Wanting tomorrow to be a better day and coming out with statements of positive belief about it will not create a better day unless you FEEL it will be a better day.
Contemplating the Threshold Of Freedom Consciousness.
This article covers several key themes of spiritual awakening and brings them together into a deeper realization of what the choice to awaken and step into freedom is.
Wise Voices, Both Ancient & Future, Speak To Me About The Nature Of Our Reality.
Are you creative? Then you know what gnosis is. The gnostic experience has dominated my life. A gnostic is someone who receives spiritual information intuitively through a form of direct inner knowing.
The Feeling Of Truth Points At Your Personal Healing.
An exploration of the inner feeling of resonance that we all possess. Your heart is continually leading you towards the realization of love — the realization of your wholeness.
What If Governments Were Transparent?
Privacy is Not the Issue — Why We Should Need Privacy Is. I wrote this article after watching the CitizenFour documentary a couple of years ago. Reading it back, I am struck by how the need for transparency in government is more pertinent than ever.
Chill Out — Spiritual Awakening Is Inevitable. (audio edition)
There is a perceptual doorway within your consciousness that leads to a completely new experience of reality. When you step through this doorway, if it wasn’t for the fact that you continue to exist in a physical body, you would think you were dead.
Thoughts For Your Day.
Be inspired with these 18 mind-expanding quotes from my writing.
SUMMER 2018 ARTICLES
Spiritual Awakening 101 — Stop Trying To Escape.
When I released my book You Are God. Get Over It! in 2005, I thought my life would be about explaining how we are each consciousness in human form. This is not what I have spent the last 13 years doing. Instead I have been teaching — You Are Human. Get Over It!
The Gnostic Writer — How I Let The Words Talk.
I will let these words be free. I will let these words speak as THEY will. I will write the words that show me a broader view of consciousness and speak the unfolding future rather than the words through which I seek to have others understand me on my terms.
Recognize Your Dream In What You Love To Feel.
Learning to live from the feeling in your heart, rather than the fear within your mind, is everything that the spiritual path is. An inspirational perspective on the power and grace of emotions.
Your Freedom To Switch Off The News.
Thinking about what we don’t like leads us to make choices from a place of avoiding what we fear instead of moving towards what we love. This is to constantly define the path that your life is taking from a negative basis, instead of a positive one.
Your Childhood Dreams Carry An Amazing Message.
The fantasies that we birthed free from restrictive beliefs, exist like a child within us—a child that has not been conditioned to think in limited ways. This child represents the creative power of choice, free from the “adult” filters of practicality, logic, duty, the past, or knowing the right thing to do.
You Are Eternal-Consciousness (AKA God).
In the same way that your experience of consciousness does not cease when you sleep, it equally continues between lives. Just as you have lived many days before this one, you have also lived many lives.
How the Song “Never Enough” Liberated and Healed Me.
The incredible moment I accepted my deepest emotional wound. What made this experience so curious was that this was not the feeling of something being healed such that a wound goes away. It was the realization that my deepest emotional wound has become an integral part of who I am.
Without Love We Become What We Fear.
This article offers a deeper understanding of equality through the idea that we have each lived many lives and experienced many forms. Light and dark, male and female, gay and straight, black and white are all forms of life occupied by the same eternal-consciousness.
The Abundant Belief — I Am Enough.
The powerful realization that unlocks your potential. “Be who you are. You are enough. Be who you are and you will find what you seek.” The power of these words does not lie in hearing them—that offers momentary relief—it lies in believing them.
The Spiritual Insight That Brought Me To Tears.
The story of how being shown paradise broke my heart open. Enlightenment is the experience of being without fear.
What You Hate About Yourself Is A Gift.
Discover Your Perfection By Loving Your Imperfections. I am someone who has worked as a speaker for the last twelve years, and yet… I used to hate my voice. I was bullied at school for “sounding gay”.
Feel Love In All Things & All You Will Feel Is Love.
To love is a choice — be conscious of the choice you are making. This article is a mix of inspirational perspectives on the power of love and some spiritual-philosophy in how it explores the connection between love and freedom.
The Earth Is An Illusion — But So Is Everything.
You are consciousness in human form. This article conveys how space and time are an illusion created by consciousness (which is eternal) to experience individuality and mortality.
Mastering The Pressures Of Linear Time.
How to give yourself the time you need. The stress of not believing you have enough time often derails us (instead of encouraging us forward). This article explores how to have an empowered relationship with time.
Love Your Joys Instead Of Focusing On Your Fears.
The Life Changing Power Of Keeping A Positive Focus. What the spiritual masters have learnt is how we perceive is not only a choice; it is a creative act.
I Am Free. *FREE TEXT
This is one of two pieces of writing that people most mention to me or say they have printed out. It is about equality and stepping out of dualistic perception by embracing all ends of the spectrum.
When Planning Your Future — Let Go of the How.
Do not limit your imagination and fantasy when dreaming. When calling your dream into reality, do not presume to know HOW it will come.
Five Steps To A Radically Different View Of Reality.
1) Resolve any desire to escape (not return to) this world. 2) Learn to allow All That You Are through loving yourself. 3) See beyond what you have known yourself to be. 4) Stepping back from the mirror. 5) Understanding how fear blinds you to your wider self.
The Meaning of Life in 700 Words.
This early short text remains one of the most popular I have ever written. The idea was simply, “What would I tell my younger self?” I hope you enjoy it!
Your Consciousness Is A Vessel Of Reality.
How you possess infinite potential. Our experience of reality dominates us to the degree that we think it is what we are. We believe we are the sum of our experience but we are so much more.
You Have The Power To Choose Joy.
Choosing the joyful perspective is a power-filled choice because to know you have the power to choose joy is to realize that you are the determinant of your own well being.
Awaken Your Inner Senses To Perceive Beyond The Physical.
The knowledge we align with is a choice rather than the description of something absolute, right, or correct. This article explores how to access your wider state of infinite consciousness.
Do Not Worry — It’s Self-Destructive and Solves Nothing.
This article, after looking at why worrying does not benefit you, explores how to break this powerful negative pattern of thinking. I hope you will find both encouragement and empowerment in these words.
How We Use Fear To Shape Ourselves.
To be human is to transform the self through fear. Fear is a cage that limits us — but it is not a mistake. Face your fears to become the self you always intended.
You Are Not Physical — You Are That Which Perceives Physicality.
This advanced article explores the idea that physicality is not an external, separate, objective, outer thing but is, instead, a sensation created by our senses which is a subjective translation of what is being perceived (not an objective measurement).
Why Meeting Someone Doesn’t Fix Loneliness.
One of the biggest keys to self-empowerment is learning to appreciate ALL the emotional experiences that life has to offer instead of dividing them (and consequently yourself) into good and bad experiences.
Open Your Mind To See The Hidden Layers Of Reality.
There are many layers to reality other than the physical, temporal, mental, and emotional. These layers have become hidden through our choice of beliefs; it is therefore us that has come to hide from them through not focusing upon them. An open mind is not limited by fear.
Spiritual Truth Has To Be Personal And Evolving.
This article explores the idea that the experience of spiritual truth is always personal and constantly evolving as this is where the meeting of thinking and feeling occurs. As you change your beliefs — so you shift through realities. As you shift through realities — so the expression of all truth shifts.
Bridging The Gap Between What You Want And Have.
Creation 101 — The powerful step beyond appreciation. Could there be a better way to experience the feeling of what we want versus what we have and who we want to be versus who we are?
Do Not Fear Death — It Feels Like Waking From A Dream.
To Die Is To Awaken In The Reality Of Your Wider Self. Death is called the great unknown — but it isn’t. If you have ever woken from a dream then you pretty much already know what death feels like. This is because death is far more a spiritual experience than a physical one.
The Marriage Of Your Inner and Outer Reality Will Free You.
This article is about opening to a wider view of reality by using your inner senses—those that we do not typically recognize—such as intuition. It explores the power of not letting your inner life become separate from your outer life.
Two (and a bit) Impossible Coincidences About My Name.
In this article I talk about the origin of my name — Story Waters — and two (and a bit) straight-up unbelievable coincidences around it. You’ll probably conclude I have to be lying.
Your Mortality Is Your Freedom — Not A Curse.
This article explores how free will is the basis of our creatorship and how the freedom of that will is infinite. “Whatever your response to these words is, you are the creator of that response.”
An Empath Creates the Reality of Another Inside of their Self.
Empathy is a state of feeling — not a state of mental knowing. Empathy is to know what it feels like to be another person. Empathy is knowing through feeling — not knowing through the mental application of knowledge.
Focusing On Joy Does Not Mean Avoid Processing Your Wounds.
Our Deepest Block Is The Fear Of Exploring Our Shadow-side. In this article we go further into the understanding of the core spiritual teaching of Know Thyself—this is to know All That You Are which includes your shadow-side.
The Way We Create is Often the Opposite Of Allowance.
Let Go Of Control To Discover The True Flow Of Life. This article explores how the desire to control our reality is a resistant force that blocks our natural state of allowance.
Will People Be Apologizing To Mediums In 20 Years?
Who does your left-brain still identify as being deserving of scorn? What will people be apologizing for in twenty years’ time that they are doing openly today without criticism?
To Awaken Is To Know You Are What Religion Calls God.
This article is - An Explanation Of How You Create Your Reality. It is an updated version of the opening text from my second book “You Are God. Get Over It!”
This Is How You Can See Through Linear Time.
Out of everything I write about, how linear time is viewed differently by our spirit remains one of the most fascinating. This is because when time is understood to be an illusion, past and future are understood not as outward things, but as constructed ideas that give meaning to our experience and sense of self.
Do Not Fear Being Alone In Whatever Makes You Unique.
This article is about loving yourself through seeing how the qualities that make you unique are your greatest power, even if those qualities are something you have struggled with because of how they separate you from the world.
Evil Is A Myth.
The word “evil” is one of the laziest words in our language. It is a word we attach to people and actions we cannot comprehend, and yet, the righteousness behind the word shows no comprehension of its own blindness. To oppose any quality is to fearfully oppose the fearlessness of our own design.
Where Spirituality and Physical-Evolution Meet.
I want to share my understanding of how the belief that consciousness created physical reality is not incompatible with Darwinian evolution. This explanation reveals a profound demonstration of what eternal-consciousness did to experience mortality.
You Absorb Whatever You Focus On.
Our fears, our choice of focus, and the expression of our desire / will are all intimately connected. In this extended text we will explore this relationship in order to see how we can each become the master of our fears and live within an exciting experience of flow that is enhanced by the overcoming of challenges.
Thoughts For The Day.
25 infinite perspectives on reality to contemplate and inspire.