Gary Z McGee

Writer & Philosopher

Gary Z McGee, a former Navy Intelligence Specialist turned philosopher, is the author of Birthday Suit of God and The Looking Glass Man. His works are inspired by the great philosophers of the ages and his wide awake view of the modern world. He is also the philosophy writer for The Mind Unleashed.


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North of Happiness: 5 States of Being That Will Launch You Past Happiness

“May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most a...

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Minefield in the Mind-Field: Exploration, Adaptation, and the Ability to Generate New Ideas

“We must examine everything, stir up everything without exception or restraint....

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8 Pieces of “Bad” Life Advice That Are Actually Good

“Your goodness must have some edge to it—else it is none.” ~Ralph Waldo Emer...

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Life Purpose

5 Weird Questions to Put Your Life’s Purpose Into Perspective

“Today’s society bestows rewards as never before for those who are comfortable...

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The Wisdom of Fuck It

“Never use a big word when a little filthy one will do.” ~Johnny Carson Before...

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Radical Integration of Self: Strong Back, Soft Front, Wild Heart

“The strong back is having grounded confidence and healthy boundaries. The soft ...

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How to Leverage Your Own Conscience as Pure Law

“Highly evolved people have their own conscience as pure law.” ~Lao Tzu If we ...

Awareness  |  Consciousness  |  Paradigm Shift

The 4 Greatest Enemies of the State

“It’s no measure of health to be well-adjusted to a profoundly sick society....