Life is not linear. It’s a magnificent dance that invites us to be more than we can imagine.

You have helped set forth a powerful unfolding.

By reading this, you make space for truth to arise in a world that resists the unknown. …


What Moving On Really Means

We avoid the unknown.

Holding on to the safety of the ordinary world gives us a sense of control.

It’s a story of love. It’s a dream. It’s all of the things we think we need to be in life while we miss out on…


Photo by DESIGNECOLOGIST on Unsplash

Real love is no easy path- the readiness is everything. May we grieve loss without personalizing it. May we learn to love ourselves in the absence of the lover- Jeff Brown

If you have ever been through a divorce, you know the constant battle of shame, regret, sadness, anger, and…


The Man With Many Faces 2015

Ten years ago, I walked over…. wait, a girl walked over to me, and we soon traveled the world together. Today would have been our sixth wedding anniversary. A day where we probably would have had a fancy dinner and some ice-cream while we watched Harry Potter and laughed at…


At the height of my sobriety is my ability to express my truth authentically

Photo by Andrew Coop on Unsplash

Another empty bottle, a night I regret.
The smell of vodka pours from my sweat.
Trapped between the past and future, I
am walking on thin ice. One wrong
step, my life, the price. — GK


Why the struggles you face in life reflect your choices

Photo by Hannah Skelly on Unsplash

I am flowing with the concepts from my book Nowhere To Go

You never know the level of strength and courage you have inside until you have something greater than yourself to fight for.

The day I stepped on the yellow footprints at Marine Corps Paris Island was one of…


Why We Are Not What Happened To Us, We Are Who We Choose To Become

Who am I?

When did he get so numb
Who did he become
All the words that leave his heart
and soul is a story dying to be untold

He is running from his feelings while
he hears shadows crawling on his ceilings and
he can't sleep wondering what he sees

He’s scared…


In honor of world mental health day

Taken from an essay Masks, in my Book, Nowhere To Go

When I was twenty-three years old, I found myself in a psychologist’s office, staring at the woman across from me. In what I can now say was not one of my finer moments, I yelled, “Fuck you, that is not possible! Who are you to tell me what I am…


Why Nature Is Life’s Medicine And An Amazing Mentor

This is an excerpt from my book-Nowhere To Go: Navigating Tough Transitions

It’s forty-one degrees, and I’m 5,300 feet up in the Appalachian Mountains with no one around but the north, south, west, and east winds calling me to connect deeper to my heart. The leaves are changing, and the silence is a gentle reminder of the power of nature. …


A Calling For Another Adventure

Nowhere To Go- Navigating Tough Transitions

Shit just got real. I am looking at a hard copy of my book next to me as I write this flow. My story will be in the hands and hearts of the world in a few days, and I feel an immense fear and…

George Kalantzis

Combat veteran/Storyteller/Dad. Get My Debut Book Nowhere To Go — https://theartoftoughtransitions.com/

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