Tag Archives: Author John Scriven

BE YOURSELF, EVERYONE ELSE IS TAKEN

I hope Oscar Wilde will forgive me from beyond the grave for borrowing his quote. For me, authenticity is one of the most important qualities or characteristics anyone can possess. Authenticity is easy to avoid, because you don’t have to … Continue reading

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HOW THIS BOOK HELPED TO SAVE MY LIFE

I haven’t posted to this blog for a while, because in July, 2015, I was diagnosed with cancer. I didn’t know it at the time, but I was about to become very glad that I’d written a book called Get … Continue reading

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Lynn Grabhorn, the Law of Attraction and The Art of Manifestation

I have long thought that Wayne Dyer is the most authentic and insightful of all the contemporary spiritual teachers espousing metaphysical solutions to life’s problems. In a conversation with Oprah Winfrey on her TV network, he compares the Law of … Continue reading

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The Philosopher and The Worrywart: A Metaphor about Negative Thinking and its Damaging Effects

The following story is based on an old parable, which I have expanded to make a point about the damaging effects of negative thinking.  Two men are traveling to an adjacent town on business. One has a philosophical outlook on … Continue reading

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Lynn Grabhorn: A Possible Explanation

I recently received a very interesting email from Diana Huston, who has an idea about what happened to Lynn Grabhorn toward the end of her life. I’m publishing it below, unedited for content. Here it is: “I suspect that Lynn … Continue reading

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Lynn Grabhorn and Abraham-Hicks

I haven’t read any of Esther and Jerry Hicks’ books, and only know them by reputation. It’s not that I’m avoiding them, it’s just that I have a long list of books I want to read and haven’t gotten to … Continue reading

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Self Belief and Confidence: The Antidote to Needless Worry and Anxiety

In my book, Everyday Peace of Mind, I write about the problem of needless worry. I use the word “needless” because there are, of course, things you should worry about. If some nut pulls out a gun in the restaurant where … Continue reading

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