Short Talks

These insightful and stirring audio clips, recorded live during Guy Finley's ongoing classes, deliver quick nuggets of condensed wisdom. Audio blog-style talks on a variety of topics are 3-25 minutes in length. Many clips are part of Guy’s ongoing Podcast series. Subscribe to Guy's free Podcast and be informed as new ones are posted.

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  1. Be the One Who Doesn't Shut Down
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    Be the One Who Doesn't Shut Down

    • Posted: 5/19/22
    • Meeting: 5/4/22
    • Time: 00:02:48
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    In this answer to a viewer's question, "letting go" author Guy Finley talks about how there is no chance for anything to change for the better as long as we shut our eyes to events that run counter to what our minds say should be happening.

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  2. Stop Being Afraid of Unwanted Moments
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    Stop Being Afraid of Unwanted Moments

    • Posted: 5/12/22
    • Meeting: 4/27/22
    • Time: 00:04:17
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    In this answer to a viewer's question, "Secret of Letting Go" author Guy Finley talks about staying awake and present to the pressure we feel to avoid unwanted events. There is nothing to fear because the awareness itself will put ourselves and everything else in its proper place.

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  3. Use Moments of Crisis for Self Discovery
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    Use Moments of Crisis for Self Discovery

    • Posted: 5/6/22
    • Meeting: 3/13/22
    • Time: 00:04:12
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    Instead of wishing that difficult moments would just go away, bestselling "letting go" author Guy Finley talks about the possibility of meeting those moments of crisis for the purpose of discovering something new about yourself.

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  4. Work in Service to the World
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    Work in Service to the World

    • Posted: 4/22/22
    • Meeting: 4/3/22
    • Time: 00:02:29
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    In this short talk, bestselling "letting go" author Guy Finley explains that to work in service to this world is to understand that every moment is bigger than our individual self-concerns.

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  5. The Power To Overcome Any Addiction
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    The Power To Overcome Any Addiction

    • Posted: 4/15/22
    • Meeting: 3/27/22
    • Time: 00:03:04
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    In this answer to a viewer's question, "letting go" author Guy Finley talks about how self-knowledge is the power needed to triumph over any kind of chronic addiction, physical or psychological.

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  6. Find the Source of Freedom
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    Find the Source of Freedom

    • Posted: 4/8/22
    • Meeting: 3/23/22
    • Time: 00:03:38
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    In this answer to a viewer's question, "Secret of Letting Go" author Guy Finley talks about owning your own attention for the purpose of observing the painful tendency to blame everything outside of yourself as the cause of whatever is disturbing you.

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  7. How to End the War Within Yourself
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    How to End the War Within Yourself

    • Posted: 3/31/22
    • Meeting: 3/16/22
    • Time: 00:04:16
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    In this answer to a viewer's question, "letting go" author Guy Finley explains that you would not clash with life -- nor with yourself -- if you did not first cling to imagined ideas about peace and prosperity. Freedom from this conflict begins with witnessing the unfolding of this dynamic within yourself.

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  8. Uncover the Root of Narcissism
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    Uncover the Root of Narcissism

    • Posted: 3/24/22
    • Meeting: 2/16/22
    • Time: 00:01:19
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    In this answer to a viewer's question, "Secret of Letting Go" author Guy Finley explains that every sleeping human being is a narcissist, seeing nothing but him or herself in everything that happens, and then not wanting anything that challenges the glorified self-image. Freedom comes from the seeing of these facts.

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  9. Be a Thought-Dropper and Watch Anxiety Fade Away
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    Be a Thought-Dropper and Watch Anxiety Fade Away

    • Posted: 3/18/22
    • Meeting: 2/20/22
    • Time: 00:05:02
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    In this answer to a viewer's question, self-realization author Guy Finley talks about how our own questions about what to do about the anxiety we feel actually perpetuates the very anxiety that we want to get rid of.

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  10. Stop Believing the Lie of Inadequacy
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    Stop Believing the Lie of Inadequacy

    • Posted: 3/10/22
    • Meeting: 2/16/22
    • Time: 00:03:36
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    In this answer to a viewer's question, "Secret of Letting Go" author Guy Finley explains that -- spiritually and psychologically speaking -- the only thing that makes us feel inadequate is resistance to the condition that we find ourselves in.

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  11. I Want to Know What Love Is
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    I Want to Know What Love Is

    • Posted: 3/4/22
    • Meeting: 2/6/22
    • Time: 00:04:05
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    In this answer to a viewer's question, "letting go" author Guy Finley explains that it is possible to know and experience higher forms of love only when we allow everything we come into contact with -- including our so-called enemies -- to introduce us to the parts of ourselves that we would never discover otherwise.

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  12. How Do I Get Unstuck?
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    How Do I Get Unstuck?

    • Posted: 2/18/22
    • Meeting: 2/2/22
    • Time: 00:03:36
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    In this short talk, bestselling "letting go" author Guy Finley explains that the feeling of being stuck is not actually due to the event that we perceive as being outside of ourselves. What really has us stuck is a mind that perceives life as it does, and then resists its own perception.

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