From a recovering addict, musician, and tattooed indie culturist: a guidebook for today’s generation of spiritual misfits who crave a dogma-free path. Editorial Reviews. From Booklist. Grosso, who contributes to Huffington Post and other media Indie Spiritualist guides readers to greater awareness and love.” ( Ram Dass, author of Be Here Now) “You awaken your True spirit by way of the. Indie Spiritualist has ratings and 33 reviews. Anastasia said: Author Chris Grosso Separates the Wheat From the BullshitWith a table of contents th.
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Chris writes with such an open mind and huge heart, simply and with raw honesty. His journey was a cycle of detention, detox, rehab, release, suffering and repeat on a path littered with some scary, dark places.
I don’t have undie smartphone spiritulist maybe that spiritualiwt why. I’m not a fan of punk, but understand that passion and connection with music. It lacked deepness, seemed basic and I was not connected to this ideology. Fight Club doesn’t even get an honorable mention in the film section?
Wake Up found a wide audience in theaters across the country and was the premier episode on the Emmy award winning Super Soul Sunday on the Oprah Winfrey Network. It inspired me to stay clean. If you are looking for a truly honest approach to spirituality, please check out this book!!
You really make me feel like I am not alone and that I can really accomplish my dreams. I registered a book at BookCrossing. Lndie enough of the sappy shit. Seeing the dragonfly on the cover of your book reinforced my belief that better times were coming. Anyone who’s had a chequered past will relate to what he has to say and imparts some helpful ways to help rid yourself of the demons. Chris is very humble and self-effacing but he should be very proud of this book. To ask other readers questions about Indie Spiritualistplease sign up.
He has definitely succeeded spirittualist this. Open Preview See a Problem? Tommy Rosen is a yoga teacher, writer, and addiction recovery expert who has spent the last two decades immersed in yoga, recovery and wellness.
In that case, this book will seem like an adequate introduction to indiw spirituality written by a Brad Warner wannabe. I have colorful hair and piercings. By contrast, in India, Yogis own no possessions, but a loincloth and a begging bowl; yoga is an inward spiritual practice that requires no trendy accessories, only solitude. I was able to make the decision to call a friend to pick me iindie from the train instead of going to buy drugs.
His appreciation for personal truth and deeper meaning has been a compass for his fiction and non-fiction work. Beside myself right now in humility and gratitude. I carry it with me. Apr 17, Sara Rietsch rated it it was amazing. Paperbackpages.
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Very grateful for his contributions. For me it spiritualistt like having a great conversation with a really cool dude. Liam is a world-renowned musician, a not-so-famous writer, rookie father, and avid psychonaut; most well known for his long-term tenure playing bass with the Dillinger Escape Plan. I spiriyualist one day to write a book and do workshops and public speaking stuff.
In that case it would only deserve two stars for its wannabe status. Jonas Elrod is a southern writer and director, grew up in GA with a deep appreciation for story as a means for change.
May 05, Kndie rated it it was ok. One of the most open and honest books on Spirituality and Hope that I have read.
Chris Grosso The Indie Spiritualist
Jonas’ latest project is directing and hosting a series for the Oprah Winfrey Network titled, In Deep Shift with Jonas Elrod, which is an unflinching look at what walking a spiritual path looks like. Chris and I have a lot in common including interests in the art world. I did not love it at all.
He created the popular hub for all things alternative, independent, and spiritual Chris Grosso is an independent culturist, freelance writer, spiritual aspirant, recovering addict, and musician. The sincerity of the content is undeniable, however, and that’s the dpiritualist of this work. This book is more a loose collection of essays than a coherent volume, however, and therein lies it’s weakness.
I was captivated from beginning to end. Preview — Indie Spiritualist by Chris Grosso. Feb 27, Inge Bird rated it it was amazing. A good book for those who consider themselves to spiritualost non-conformist but seek to live a spiritual life without limits or society’s rules. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
To sum this up, I feel like the section B should have been an entire book, as it had some deeper theories and interesting tips, but section A and his life story did absolutely nothing to me. I feel gratitude that he’s shared his journey with us. I tried reading through the book once just to read it. I would like to thank you for being someone I can look up to. And he was as considerate, compassionate, and open as his writing.