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Dark night of the soul

The dark night of the soul has appeared in traditional spiritual texts, famous stories and popular movies throughout our history. I believe it has been written about so much because it is a common experience that everyone who is committed […]


Do you see the signs?

One common theme that shows up in movies that really inspires me is serendipity – in fact one movie I enjoyed that explores these chance encounters is a love story aptly named Serendipity. This phenomenon is one of the life’s […]

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Eat, pray, love movie

In the popular memoir, Eat, Pray, Love, now turned into a Hollywood movie, Elizabeth Gilbert moves to the suburbs of New York to get pregnant only to realize that is not what she really wanted. After a painful divorce, Elizabeth […]

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Debunking the passion myth

It takes a lot of courage to make a movie, write a book or engage in any creative endeavor. From a practical standpoint, there is often a concern about whether you might be wasting your time or bypassing an opportunity […]

The Alchemist

‘The Alchemist’: Behind the scenes

Paulo Coelho’s book The Alchemist is being adapted into a movie starring Laurence Fishburne and produced by Harvey Weinstein. Coelho turned down many offers to make a movie based on The Alchemist. However, he agreed to allow Harvey Weinstein to produce […]

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