Episode 20: How AND Helps Us Explore Edges and New Frontiers Within Ourselves with Christina Berkley

When I created Life in the And, there was one person I wanted to have on the show. She’s Christina Berkley - an international coach, transformational experience curator, and co-founder of the NEXUS Futurism Lab. She is passionate about exploring edges, whether it’s in technology, frontiers, going to space, or even the edges within ourselves. Christina works with leaders on missions to better humanity, guiding them in exploring and unlocking their edges, their genius, and the impact they can have in the world.

Christina joins me today to share her Edge-Walker Manifesto and the experience that inspired her to create it. Christina Berkley is a coach, transformational experience creator,  and co-founder of the NEXUS Futurism lab. She works with leaders on missions to better humanity, guiding them in exploring and unlocking their edges, their genius, and the impact they can have in the world. She joins me today to share her Edge-Walker Manifesto and the experience that inspired her to create it. We explore many of the ANDs sprinkled throughout the manifesto, including being fluid with our identities, connecting opposites and breaking false dichotomies within ourselves, asking for what we want while also being a team player, and cultivating surrender instead of aiming for hyper-control in our lives.

“We can tell ourselves that the shift isn’t dangerous. When it stops being dangerous to change, then we can intentionally seek out lifestyles we’re not used to.” - Christina Berkley

This week on Life in the AND:

  • A reading of The Edge-Walker Manifesto
  • Being fluid with your identity and the dangers of clinging to youth
  • The false dichotomies people cling to and how we can expand the archetypes within us
  • Our concept of being “good” people and how avoiding our selfish parts can do more damage
  • Asking for what you want while being a team player and communicating your ANDs
  • Jacob’s Ladder and experiencing enlightenment through our primal nature
  • Cultivating surrender and why aiming for hyper control is a losing game

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