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Look Wendy, I can fly!

By Marcus J Freed

2 weeks ago

Tootsie meets Mrs Doubtfire

What happens when the funniest man on earth kills himself? We rush to make sense of out of the seemingly nonsensical. Humans like things to fit into a logical order. Tragedies confuse us.... read on

  • Love Letters

    By Marcus J Freed

    February 16, 2014 | 10:11 am

    This morning I had a profound experience. There are some professional shnorrers in my area - people who beg for a living and visit the same places on a daily basis to collect their alms. One gentlemen prides himself on taking around a basket of snacks and small items like pens,... read on

  • CIRCUMCIZE THE GHOST OF CHRISTMAS FUTURE

    By Marcus J Freed

    December 25, 2013 | 11:42 am

    THE GHOST OF CHRISTMAS FUTURE
    Imagine yourself as an old person. An old, old, old person who is a few breaths away from the end of life. You have lived a good life. A peaceful life. A mostly happy life. You haven’t achieved everything you had hoped for but that is for the young.... read on

  • Naked Ambition & How To Overcome Inner Adultery (Naso)

    By Marcus J Freed

    May 17, 2013 | 6:43 pm

    Jealousy sits at the core of the human experience. Who, at some stage or other, has not experienced the emotion that can shake the strongest emotional foundations? As we look at twin tales of envy – Biblical and Shakespearean – we shall discover a clue to fulfilling our life goals... read on

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  • The Long ShortCut (How to Rejuvenate and Re-energize your life)

    By Marcus J Freed

    May 3, 2013 | 10:33 am

    There are two kinds of shortcuts in life – short-shortcuts and long-shortcuts. The short-shortcuts are the ones that work, and the long-shortcuts are the kind we’ve all experienced when our driver (usually male – myself no exception) **insists** this route is going to be faster,... read on

  • Release Margaret Thatcher, Reclaim Your Life

    By Marcus J Freed

    April 12, 2013 | 7:11 am

    Few questions are more challenging than "How did we get here?". That moment of discomfort when we find ourself in a predicament that appears to have suddenly occurred - a client has disappeared, the business is in a crisis, a relationship is going down the tubes. There are two... read on

  • Last Chance: Banish Your Passover Neurosis!

    By Marcus J Freed

    March 31, 2013 | 6:23 pm

    Pesach/Passover is often seen as a bundle of neuroses and hassle for many, but it can - and should - be a gateway to freedom and liberation!

    Marcus J Freed offers some thoughts....

    Discover new stuff at www.marcusjfreed.com.

  • Egos Gone Wild (or: The Tao of Leviticus)

    By Marcus J Freed

    March 14, 2013 | 7:50 am

    We have all been around the person who has an untamed ego, and you may even work with one of them. They always need to be the centre of attention, they make everything about themselves and they drain the energy of people around them. In <em>Harry Potter</em> terminology they are... read on

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

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Marcus J Freed is a studio-trained yogi, yeshiva-trained educator, published author, BBC broadcaster and classically-trained actor.  Marcus has developed a quartet of powerful...

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