Alan Forrest Smith's Podcast

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Apr 4, 2019

I Am a Father Again at the age of 56 and this is how it feels.


Mar 27, 2019

Has media turned into modern day Gladiators?

Have we been sold unreal reality?

Are we been trapped into Zoomanic patterns?

Can life without purpose lead to true happiness?

Do money and stuff bring happiness?

How do we tap into deeper parts of ourselves?

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Jan 14, 2019

Why write a book? 

From legacy book writing projects to sharing your life and business expertise, there are many reasons why you should or may want to write a book. In this short episode, Alan Forrest Smith is sharing his own experience of writing a book, and why you should also become a writer and a published author of your own book.

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Jan 4, 2019

How social media and black screen is creating a new wave of iHypnosis addiction, removing the happiness from people. Is it possible to turn back the tide?  

In 2011 Alan Forrest Smith wrote an article called iHypnosis referring to the addiction to the Social Media and smartphones and predicting the outcome of such addiction. We asked Alan 8 years later about his reflections on the subject. 

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Jan 4, 2019

Why social anxiety is on the rise and how to prevent it.

A philosophical view of what is anxiety, stress, panic, and how to deal with the core of the symptoms.

By Alan Forrest Smith

Aug 3, 2018

Why taking no risk in life is riskier than taking the risk. 

From Alan Forrest Smith

May 17, 2018


5 minute abstract from the book.

By Alan Forrest Smith

Nov 27, 2017

How to get a book published after you've written? Should you be self-publishing or publish by the book publisher?

The writer, Alan Forrest Smith has been published by the publisher and he also been self-publishing for years. Here's what he learnt about publishing the book.

A short conversation, first recorded November 2017.

Nov 21, 2017

The writer and author, Alan Forrest Smith explains the inspirations and the ideas of writing a new Christmas story, The Little Angel And The Last Christmas. 

Nov 19, 2017

Alan Forrest Smith turned into a hairdresser, turned into a copywriter/consultant, turned into a writer and a published author talks about the journey, how he wrote his first book in 1999, the challenges he encountered as a writer and how it all led to establishing Master&Man Books. 

Jul 4, 2017

Family can be your greatest friends. They can also become your worst enemies. Divorce forces a detachment from what was and creates a new blank screen that has to be filled. Life won’t allow otherwise.

Jan 31, 2017

Deliberate Recreation - Thoughts Become Things

Deliberate Recreation is part of the Deliberate Recreation Experiment

By Alan Forrest Smith

Jan 27, 2017
Deliberate Recreation Experiment by Alan Forrest Smith.


Jan 21, 2017

Uncertain or certain times? Tump, Zoomanity and you.

Oct 24, 2016

The Law of Action, Part 5 of 5 From 5 Spiritual Laws of Happiness

By Alan Forrest Smith

Oct 24, 2016

The Law of Decision, Part 4 of 5, From 5 Spiritual Laws of Happiness

By Alan Forrest Smith

Oct 24, 2016

The Law of Shift - Part 3 of 5 From 5 Spiritual Laws of Happiness

by Alan Forrest Smith

Oct 24, 2016

The Law of Moment, Part 2 of 5 From 5 Spiritual Laws of Happiness

Oct 24, 2016

The Law of Humanity - Part 1 of 5 From 5 Spiritual Laws of Happiness


By Alan Forrest Smith

Oct 20, 2016

The Migrant - by Alan Forrest Smith