Gary Z McGee

Gary 'Z' McGee, a former Navy Intelligence Specialist turned philosopher, is the author of Birthday Suit of God and The Looking Glass Man. His works are inspired by the great philosophers of the ages and his wide awake view of the modern world.
The Four Agreements

The Four Questions: An Inquiry into Personal Responsibility

“You can have many great ideas in your head, but what makes the difference ...

Dancing Eros, Hidden Thanatos: Investigating the life, Death, Rebirth Cycle

“Nothing is more creative than death, since it is the whole secret of life. ...

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“If You Meet the Buddha on the Road, Kill Him”

“Like they say in Zen, when you attain Satori, nothing is left for you ...

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The Art of Self-Interrogation: Questioning to the Nth Degree

“To be ignorant of one’s ignorance is the malady of the ignorant.” –Amos Bronson ...

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Yin-yang Dynamics: Explaining Jung’s Anima Animus

“The Hindus say that without Shakti, the personified feminine life force, Shiva, who encompasses ...

Turning Wounds into Wisdom: The Power of Transforming Pain into Strength

“Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared ...

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Self-overcoming: Investigating Nietzsche’s Superman

“We stumble on; the Übermensch plants a foot where there is no certain hold; ...

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Eco-moral Tribalism for Progressive Sustainability

Progressive sustainability, as opposed to progressive unsustainability, is a challenging prospect. Perhaps the only ...

The Path of the Sacred Clown: Where Trickster and Shaman Converge

“If the fool would persist in his folly, he would become wise.” –William Blake ...