Episode 47 - Amber Lyon and The Joy of Being Alive
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- "Fuck pain. Fuck heartbreak. I'm still in love with life"
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- Joseph Campbell: "Follow your bliss and don't be afraid, and doors will open where you didn't know they were going to be"
- Bahrain, CNN and the discovery that changed Amber's life
- Killing your career to do the right thing "I'd rather be eating old chicken bones out of a trash can in Venice Beach than working for these people"
- Inner voices
- Meditation as a tool
- Walking barefoot on the earth
- We live in a Harry Potter world
- Don't trust authority
- Amber and the joys of getting shot by police
- Mama Aya
- Ode to Joe Rogan
- Writing the Eat, Pray, Love of psychedelics
- Check out Amber's website
- The joy to be alive
- Amber on facing fear
- We are all on death row
- Snorting a DMT snuff from a 3,000 year old bone with Aubrey Marcus
- Amber's view of death gets me teary eyed
- Science has sucked the magic out of the universe
- Science and mysticism going hand in hand