We get because we give.

Is that a bit too cliché?

Well, like most things, it's cliché for a reason -- it's true.
But it's so much more challenging than it sounds.

If we could all get everything that our heart's desire by giving more,
why aren't we all doing that?

Could it really be as simple as we just forget to believe that's true?

I recently recorded a conversation with one of my original Integral teachers and mentors, Terry Patten, where we had a great time talking about his latest work on this very topic.

As usual, we've cut-out a particular short clip that I want you to listen to so you can get a taste of the potency of what Terry's working with right now... it's powerful stuff!

Here's the Full Interview (downloadable from the soundcloud page):

For a just a few of the tastier bites from the conversation, we've selected some choice clips here:

For more from Terry, checkout his upcoming event:


Terry Patten is the founder of Bay Area Integral and a key voice in integral evolutionary spirituality, culture, leadership and activism. He co-developed Integral Life Practice with Ken Wilber and a core team at Integral Institute and was the senior writer and co-author of the book Integral Life Practice: A 21st-Century Blueprint for Physical Health, Emotional Balance, Mental Clarity, and Spiritual Awakening. He hosts the acclaimed online teleseminar series Beyond Awakening, where he has engaged leading-edge conversations with many of the world’s most renowned thinkers and teachers. He speaks, consults and coaches on four continents and via the web.