Robert Raphael Schwenkler

Emotion = Motion

Written by on January 15, 2018

Did you realize that 6/7ths of the word ‘emotion’ is made up of ‘motion’?

No thing in nature is static, the notion of it DEFIES THE VERY ESSENCE OF CREATION.

This is where we suffer.

When we resist and suppress the energetic and emotional movement inside of our bodies we resist (our) nature. Read more…

I’m Not a F***ing Coach!

Written by on January 4, 2018

Here’s the deal… I’ve spent the past 4 years devoted to a life where I’ve called myself a coach, studied and practiced the art of coaching, studied and practice the art of selling myself as a coach, spent a lot

Ever Feel Like You’re Not Successful Enough?

Written by on July 8, 2017

  3 years ago today I left Olympia, WA, the home I’d built for myself for 12 years, to create a new life for myself. 3 years deep into this new life and career path and I still regularly live

Why Your Sex Life is Just the Canary in the Coal Mine

Written by on April 25, 2017

So many men focus on the state of their sex lives as a pain point, but what many of us don’t get is that the quality of our sex is just an indicator for something deeper. Although the physical act of

The Truth of God

Written by on April 10, 2017

Hell is not some abstract place under the ground that we get sent to when we’re bad. Hell is alive and well here on earth, in the hearts and minds of men and women all across the world. You included.

When Tragedy Strikes

Written by on January 7, 2017

What do you say to someone when they’ve experienced a tragedy? Have you ever felt unsure what to say? Have you ever let that stop you from reaching out to them? My sister’s best friend’s brother killed himself just a

How to Sell With Integrity

Written by on December 27, 2016

There are a lot of messages out there in the world about what it takes to build a thriving coaching practice. If you’re a coach, and if your Facebook feed is anything like mine you scroll through ad after ad (after

Taking a Stand Against Sexism

Written by on December 17, 2016

What does it mean to take a stand against sexism when doing so could get me hurt or killed? I’d made eye contact with the two women sitting just down the metro from me. My seat was at the end

What It Means to Be an Artist

Written by on December 10, 2016

My art used to be tangible: A recorded piece of music that you could hold in your hand and listen to when you chose. A song that I wrote on my guitar and could record or play for you. My

A (White) Middle Class Man and a (Black) Homeless Man Walk Into a Burger Joint Together…

Written by on November 16, 2016

Last night as I was walking downtown a homeless person asked me to buy him a burger. I instinctively said yes, and asked him what kind he wanted. He said cheeseburger. With fries. So I went in and ordered it,