I recently had a chat with my friend Amanda Goins on her podcast, Heightened Life. It was so much fun!
The election season craziness here in America exemplifies the need to return to the heart.
I had a blast chatting with my friend Amanda Goins on her podcast, Heightened Life.
Against all odds, I have hope that things will get better.
By Wes Annac, Editor, Openhearted Rebellion To me, being openhearted is nothing sensational. It doesn’t require a radical transformation in the way you live, but in the long run, this small and subtle change can make a difference. Being openhearted means simply to treat others with respect and kindness no matter their race, gender, religion, … Continue reading Being Openhearted: Am I the Crazy One?
By Wes Annac, Openhearted Rebellion My philosophy is simple. It requires no devotion or scripture reading. No offense to those who believe in these things; they just don’t work for me. I’m far from an atheist, but I see no need to let any spiritual authority tell me how to walk my path. My religion … Continue reading Love Gives Life Meaning
By Wes Annac, Editor, Openhearted Rebel On Saturday, May 5th, I made a post on social media about religion. I’d like to expand upon it here. I wrote: “Some of the worst people in the world are the religious ones who sh*t on everyone else’s beliefs/lifestyle. If you’re religious or spiritual, just be yourself and … Continue reading Make Religion Loving Again
By Wes Annac, Editor, Openhearted Rebel This one will be rough. Today, we’re looking at the song One More Light by Linkin Park. You probably know this band for the nu-metal style of music they became famous for – heavy guitars with rapping, scream-singing, keyboards, and turntables – or the tragedy that befell them in … Continue reading One More Light: Loss, Grief, and Love for Life
By Wes Annac, Editor, Openhearted Rebel I wrote the following for the 253rd issue of the Weekly Awareness Guide, a written document distributed weekly via email that I offer for $11.11 a month. Income from the guide helps me get by and ensures I can continue to offer free content, and every subscription is appreciated. … Continue reading What I Want
By Wes Annac, Editor, Openhearted Rebel People who create things for a living often have something to represent; whether it’s a belief system, a new way of thinking, or something else they believe can change the world. I listen to a lot of reggae music, for example, much of which is made by Rastafarians with … Continue reading I Stand for Love