What Rich and Gary are talking about here is in keeping with the article I wrote for Mad in America: Everything Matters: a Memoir From Before, During and After Psychiatric Drugs
This is great. Yes, there are physiological bumps on this journey with this body/mind. Especially if we’re healing from psychiatric drug iatrogenesis. Tend to your body!
And yeah, it does keep getting better and better. The trajectory toward wellness keeps on going…
Dialogue between Gary Weber and Rich Doyle on the importance of your body’s energy level, including diet and sleep to nondual awakening. Difficulty of remaining in a transcendent, non-dual state w/o adequate sleep and food. Energy priority of critical brain centers involved in suppressing default mode network. Major breaks in progress often due to low energy states. Physical fitness level required.
More from Gary and Rich on Beyond Meds:
- DIY NonDual Awakening (SRIN is free, readily available and totally accurate)
- Attachment and suffering
- The difference between pain and suffering
- Spiritual practice with partners and family as Zen masters