What Synchronicity Means to Me in Everyday Life
Synchronicity: those mysterious moments when inner and outer worlds collide. Do they prove there's some sort of purpose at work in the universe? I'm not saying that (but I'm not not saying it either). In my personal experience, an eye towards synchronicities can have a profound effect on well-being.
Published on January 9, 2023 @ 11am
Finding Compassion for Past Jared
The person I once was isn’t somebody I ever wish to be again. But perhaps in another ten years…well, I’ll be saying that about my present self.
Published on April 19, 2022 @ 10am
Ice Cream, War Movies, Monochromatism, and Reclaiming My Identity
This year I want to make a bold statement with what I do and how I live—only this time not as a desperate attempt to appease a deity, but as a way of expressing the core values that make me Me.
Published on January 11, 2022 @ 9am
Emerging from The Slump
My writing habit really got derailed this year—especially as the coronavirus sent the world into a tailspin. Here's what I've learned during my time off.
Published on April 29, 2020 @ 7am
Backlash Against The Tech Backlash
We shouldn't feel guilty about the technology choices that we make. Just be mindful of what those choices are.
Published on October 18, 2019 @ 12pm
What If You Don't Know What To Say Yes To?
What if you are in the middle of a creative slump, an "existential crisis," or just a transition to a new season of life?
Published on August 26, 2019 @ 9am
Getting Past the Pain of Starting Over
This is your chance. This is your time.
Published on August 4, 2019 @ 2pm
Oh THAT Kind of New Year
My life has been turned upside down in ways both unexpected and thrilling. Here's a sneak peak of what this means for the future of JaredWhite.com.
Published on April 8, 2019 @ 8pm
Portland's Cultural District // SOLITUDE CHALLENGE
Theaters, urban parks, old churches, classic 19th and early 20th-century architecture — Portland's Cultural District has it all.
Published on November 20, 2018 @ 10am
fear of failure // YES to essentialism
Do you ever feel like a failure? Ever worry you're not measuring up, that "they" are always more successful than you are?
Published on November 1, 2018 @ 1pm
BEST COFFEE in Portland // AWARENESS Training in Laurelhurst Park
Yes, Portland has some of the best coffee around. It's sort of our thing.
Published on October 9, 2018 @ 9am
so why live an essential life?
At last, the video you most definitely weren't waiting for, but got anyway!
Published on October 1, 2018 @ 2pm
The Calcification of Personality
Self-reflection may be good for the soul, but not when the issue is forced by a constant barrage of the opinions of others.
Published on July 14, 2018 @ 9am
Emotions are like looking at the fuel gauge in your car. The gauge can tell you how much gas in in the car, but it won’t tell you the reason why it’s full or empty. To know that, you’ll have to dig deeper.
Most negative emotions are the result of misdirection. The particular thing you think you’re upset about isn’t really at the heart of the matter. In the end, everything boils down to this root question your subconscious mind is asking:
Do I Feel Loved?
—from a journal entry I wrote 5 years ago #mindfulness
Published on June 28, 2018 @ 7am
The Struggle is Real but the Darkness is Not
It's helpful to recognize my brain's just a little bit broken.
Published on June 12, 2018 @ 8am