Jessica Schab

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ONE COOL DREAM

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One Cool Dream

So I had this dream the other day that I want to share with all of you, my dear ones. 

I was celebrating Canada Day, and it was really cool. All the people got together and made a giant maple leaf that could be seen from up high.  

When I was given the view from up high, I saw that this was taking place in the United States. I asked the Americans about this and how it came to be, and they told me that I inspired them and the world. From then on, all the countries of the world would celebrate and appreciate other countries on their own country’s birthday. This kept everyone humble and united with every other country. Each year, each country chose a different country to celebrate. 

I hope that this is a psychic dream and that one day I can see this. 

I also think it would be cool to adopt other countries’ holidays. Some of them are pretty crazy and cool refreshingly unique. I love that.  Until we no longer have to live with our imaginary lines of countries and nations and we no longer see the need to celebrate and destroy so much of ourselves and our planet cause of the need to celebrate in such a way. But to celebrate in peace and long lasting contentness.

Very soon I will have a major update for you on the Jewel concert and my trip to the Kootenays.  

Hugs,

Jessica

Author: Jessica Schab

Memoirs of a Former Mystic - Blogs I've written many blogs but the series about my time in Bali, Indonesia, when my radical changes took place, is what has garnered the most curiosity and acclaim. In it, I share everything about that process from beginning to end and in great detail, so that others can get to know me and better understand what I am about. My Bali Blog series is an exploration of my own personal confusion towards rational thinking that has helped myself and others to see our own cognitive dissonance. It exposes the many things that we hide from ourselves and why. ​I highly suggest to read the blogs in order, from part 1 to 5. Otherwise, it will be hard to understand the content. I myself am shocked to realize that I had no idea how conditioned and problematic my spiritual beliefs were until I wrote these blogs; how they affected every aspect of my life and created so many unnecessary problems, making me so afraid to even dare to think or imagine my life and who I was without them. I can see now the contradictions I had to want to understand, watching these elements fight within me, planting mine fields of self-destruction in my mind when I forced myself to think without spiritual beliefs that acted like a drug for me, often times taking over my mind and thinking for me. How could I get myself to stop protecting these beliefs? Such a question led me to understand why others are so keen to choose irrationality instead of logic when it comes to their ideologies. It's one of the many reasons that led to me speaking up about why I am so concerned about this movement and the dangers of these beliefs. I would describe my changes as a massive tidal wave; a tsunami sweeping me and everything I was familiar with away. I honestly do not think I would have made it had I not learned how to surf my psyche. You would think the tidal wave would be the worst of it, right? So did I. I can say it’s not the case. You can ask people who have experienced a massive tsunami or any natural disaster and they will tell you the worst part is actually the aftermath; dealing with the dramatic shift, and in my case the psychological changes. How does one go on after something like that? What next? It’s not like one can go back to how things used to be and forget it ever happened; the experience echoes in your bones. It’s futile and insane to rebuild the old and familiar in your psyche and to encourage former hopes and beliefs. Especially because it often is what beckoned and fuelled the tsunami to begin with. When you get to the root, you must start completely new so as not to recreate the past. ​Ha! Easier said than done! So, these blogs are also an invitation and challenge to detect what is confusion and what is fact. To have people ask themselves: Are my beliefs thinking for me? It becomes more apparent and easier to pinpoint and reduce one's conditioned thinking when one finishes the whole series in order. Then, one can see their own results on how they scored with detecting and exploring their own cognitive biases.​ Best of luck. ​Enjoy and please let me know what you think :-)

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