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Licking the Razor's Edge (2015)

Recognizing the hidden addictions that bind you, … to then set your True Self free

Licking the Razor's Edge

LICKING the RAZOR’S EDGE Recognizing the hidden addictions that bind you, … to then set your True Self free A Tome of True Self-Help (2015 edition) via Scaughdt … an (i)am publication

  • Page 2 and 3: NOTE: This work is Purpose-fully no
  • Page 4 and 5: Table of Contents Introduction …
  • Page 6 and 7: You see, on the short term, our ego
  • Page 8 and 9: Step 01) ACKNOWLEDGE your ADDICTION
  • Page 10 and 11: By the way, please avoid worrying a
  • Page 12 and 13: Do you drink to relax or “unwind
  • Page 14 and 15: Note: for this all-important final
  • Page 16 and 17: In Nature, nicotine is a potent ins
  • Page 18 and 19: SMOKING - The GOOD NEWS Despite thi
  • Page 20 and 21: *TIP #04 - KNOW WHY YOU ARE QUITTIN
  • Page 22 and 23: And finally, the TIP of all Tips -
  • Page 24 and 25: CAFFEINE — the MYTHS MYTH #01 …
  • Page 26 and 27: CAFFEINE’S EFFECTS ON YOUR LIFE
  • Page 28 and 29: Caffeine -- A Way OUT “[The coffe
  • Page 30 and 31: What I will tell you is that ingest
  • Page 32 and 33: *TIP #03 - FIND HEALTHY ALTERNATIVE
  • Page 34 and 35: On average, vegetables are around 2
  • Page 36 and 37: *FACT #03 — Eating meat causes pr
  • Page 38 and 39: Meat -- A Way OUT “Then GOD said,
  • Page 40 and 41: Addiction #06 - Freedom from “FAS
  • Page 42 and 43: Addiction #07 - Freedom from MILK A
  • Page 44 and 45: In conclusion, even though your gov
  • Page 46 and 47: When table salt is eaten, the body
  • Page 48 and 49: *GM crops and their associated herb
  • Page 50 and 51: TIP #04 … BUY ORGANIC Did you kno
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    FACT #02 - HUMAN BODIES GET ADDICTE

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    FACT #05 - THERE IS GOOD NEWS … W

  • Page 56 and 57:

    TIP #03 - DRINK LOTS of SPRING WATE

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    Addiction #11 - Freedom from GREED

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    *Reason #03: GUILT … And yet it i

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    In conclusion, please remember that

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    TIP #05 - GIVING, GIVING, GIVING Re

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    Addiction #12 - Freedom from SEX Ac

  • Page 68 and 69:

    FACT #03 - CASUAL SEX DAMAGES THE A

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    Sex -- A Way OUT “One thing I’v

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    TIP #04 - MAKE EYE-CONTACT Sexual i

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    Addiction #13 - Freedom from ROMANC

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    And, because most families are anyt

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    *Are you afraid of bring hurt by yo

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    While the “Affection Addict” is

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    Addiction #14 - Freedom from BEAUTY

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    The first step to removing any self

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    In essence, it is simply unwise to

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    Practical TIP #02 - FLAUNT YOUR TRU

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    A great way to free yourself from t

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    Practical TIP #05 - REMEMBERING THE

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    The only way we as a species are go

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    Addiction #15 - Freedom from “HEA

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    For this is the distinguishing fact

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    TIP #01 — ACCEPT YOUR MORTALITY N

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    Addiction #16 - Freedom from SOCIAL

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    *Do you ever spend more time intera

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    TIP #02 … “ALTRUIZE” YOUR ON-

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    Addiction #17 - Freedom from TALKIN

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    THE CONSEQUENCES OF VACANT TALKING

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    So the next time you catch yourself

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    TIP #03 … When tempted to speak i

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    *Interestingly enough, over half of

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    *Watching Television causes a LOSS

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    *Watching Television causes INCREAS

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    TV -- A Way OUT “Some people sens

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    Remember, addicts of any sort shoul

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    *VIDEO GAMES are PHYSICALLY ADDICTI

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    *Playing video games leads to incre

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    *Do you justify your playing time (

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    *We are CULTURALLY CONDITIONED to d

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    *Do you sit down and rest when you

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    TIP #06: Instead of shopping all th

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    Addiction #21 - Freedom from SUCCES

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    *Over-working causes POOR HEALTH &

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    We are indeed living in bodies that

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    As a remedy for these counterproduc

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    TIP #03: ENGAGE MEANING-FULL ACTIVI

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    In fact, the addiction to “stinky

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    Thinking -- A Way OUT “Conditions

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    In essence, as human beings, it is

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    Addiction #23 - Freedom from POLITI

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    I have spoken with thousands of fol

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    Addiction #24 - Freedom from SERIOU

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    *Do you get upset when your favorit

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    So, whenever you are feeling down o

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    TIP #03: SERVE OTHERS SELFLESSLY

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    The SOURCE of our NEGATIVITY ADDICT

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    *Do you turn failures into crises?

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    Negativity -- A Way OUT “Each one

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    TIP #07: DEFEND an ENEMY … One of

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    *Do you say “I Love You” to you

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    In essence, when we choose to see l

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    “A lack of Love is a degree of ca

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    Tip #03: SERVE SELFLESSLY Instead o

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    *When criticized, do you defend you

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    *Do you finger point, cross your ar

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    *Our ARROGANCE KEEPS US AFRAID & at

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    Some Thoughts on ACCEPTANCE Let it

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    TIP #03: CARE FOR “CRIMINALS”

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    TIP #05: PROFESS POSITIVITY … Yes

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    TIP #07: BREATHE DEEPLY … Wheneve

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    TIP #09: POINT 3 FINGERS BACK … T

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    And this dynamic holds true for any

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    *Do you denigrate, ridicule, coddle

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    Politicians consistently speak abou

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    *Finally, CONFLICT SILENCES “The

  • Page 206 and 207:

    HOW to POWER-FULLY FORGIVE Peace-fu

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    Addiction #29 - Freedom from INFORM

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    *Do you periodically check your ema

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    The CONSEQUENCES of our INFORMATION

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    Information -- A Way OUT “Some pe

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    In essence, the news outlets hook y

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    RECOGNIZING YOUR own ADDICTION to

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    *Do you debate or argue or opine ab

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    “Conform; do what other people do

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    TIP #01 (and the only tip you’ll

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    RECOGNIZING our own ADDICTION to RE

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    *Do you think you are already “en

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    Religion -- A Way OUT “I prayed a

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    “I came to realize that preachers

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    *Do you refuse to tolerate mediocri

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    #01) ENVY ENTRENCHES ENMITY … Ess

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    Envy -- A Way OUT “Love, and all

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    Addiction #33 - Freedom from REGRET

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    *Do you get a slight thrill wheneve

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    Regret -- A Way OUT “To know inne

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    And yet, every moment of your life

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    Addiction #34 - Freedom from SADNES

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    It has been estimated that the aver

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    *Do you experience insomnia or have

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    And yet there is one fantastic prob

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    Addiction #35 - Freedom from FEAR

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    *Do you regularly eat animals? *Are

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    So what’s the harm in a little fe

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    Myth #03: focusing on “self-help

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    Step 02: OPEN YOUR MIND “I have a

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    *We have been told that we are to

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    Step 04: RETURN TO THIS MOMENT “W

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    *If you believe in Human Rights, yo

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    Step 06: CELEBRATE LIFE It is relat

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    Addiction #36 - Freedom from RESIGN

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    *Do you find yourself regularly eng

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    *Harm #03: RESIGNATION ENSURES the

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    *TRUTH #03: It only takes a few ded

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    The “Law of Attraction” does in

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    CONCLUSION - Freedom is Now Conclus

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    With that all in mind, here are a f

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    And it doesn’t even matter where

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