When his pursuit of happiness in Corporate America feels counterproductive, Timber Hawkeye escapes the fluorescent-lit hell of his cubicle in Seattle and sets out to fully embrace the stress-free lifestyle of Hawaii. Intrigued and curious about what people believe (and why they believe what they do), he questions everything he ever thought was true and discovers the beauty of letting go.
If you consider yourself spiritual but not religious, then you're going to love this inspirational book. And if you want to lead a simple and uncomplicated life with happiness at your fingertips, then you'll want to hear this pause-resister more than once!
"It's not that I'm against religion; I simply don't have one (nor do I believe that we need it to be ethical). My faith is doctrine-free, with a definition of God that doesn't conjure a white man in the sky who dispenses blessings for good behavior and harsh judgments to condemn the bad. That's because I don't believe God does that; religion does. You see, faith is a spiritual practice of continually letting go of certainty, of ego, and of the underlying need to know, while religion is a ceremonial tradition of hanging on, clinging to concrete dogmas, stubborn rigidity, and ageless ritual."
Discover the difference between feelings and emotions, the disparity between truths and facts, and the countless benefits of mindful living.
An awesome pathway to peace
I just finished the Audiobook and felt like Timber was next to me reading it. Such a terrific read, took me three times as long to finish because I had to pause and think about his words and thoughts before continuing. Feeling so much more confident about everything after listening. I plan to have my children listen also. Thank you Timber Hawkeye.
I have listened to it once and loved it. I will start it again to savor and enjoy. I love that it is narrated by Timber also. Truly a life upgrade. Thank you Timber.
The single most important audiobook you may ever listen to. Especially if you have recently become an atheist but still long for meaning in life.