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Growth Is Our Mandate

By May 17, 2017September 16th, 2019No Comments

“Pursue what’s in your heart and the universe will conspire to support you.“

Rich Roll   

Twenty years ago I was a hope to die alcoholic — lost and alone.

Despite achieving sobriety, ten years ago I remained lost — overweight, depressed and utterly rudderless.

Five years ago this week, I published a book about how I found my way out. A spiritual journey that entailed extreme faith and relentless persistence called Finding Ultra*. 


Today I celebrate the journey of my rebirth — and pause to honor this five year landmark — by taking a look back.

Because the growth I have been blessed to experience isn’t mine to covet. It’s a choice available to all.

So today, Julie asks the questions. And I answer them.

I sincerely hope you enjoy the exchange.

Peace + Plants,


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Thanks to Jason Camiolo for production, audio engineering, show notes and interstitial music; Shawn Patterson for graphics. Theme music by Ana Leimma.

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