Welcome to my worlds.

My goal in life is simple, it has always been to help make the world a better place. I used to think that meant building an army and leading a revolution. Being an introvert, that was clearly never going to happen. So instead, I made movies. The hope was that I'd eventually build a career where I could make movies that would make people think, push their boundaries and inspire the right extrovert to lead a revolution.

Somewhere along the line, I found myself making other peoples movies, as an editor, rather than making my own. Again I'm thinking it may have had something to do with that pesky introvertedness again.

And then in a moment of blinding visionary purpose, I entertained the idea of going into politics, where I could really change the world. Not entirely sure what I was thinking at that particular time in my life but I fondly look back on it as a moment of deranged darkness. Thankfully I came to my senses and cast of the silly notion that politicians actually make a difference.

As the clock turned, I spent much time journeying through deep inner reflection and realised that it could be so much more effective to help one person at a time make the changes they want within themselves. So I returned to college and gained a degree in life coaching, neuro-linguistic programming, matrix therapies and hypnosis. It was my hope that I would be able to find and coach the right person to overcome their emotional setbacks and guide them to leading my revolution.

Throughout all of this has been one constant. My love for creating stuff. Writing stories, telling stories, creating artwork, photography, I'm looking into designing my own clothing and for a short time I even had a short lived obsession with building world landmarks out of toilet rolls in my bathroom such as the 'leaning tower of pooza'.

So my plan with this web site is to be a bit of a central hub for all that I do as well as the main spot to host all my writings. The blog is where I share nuggets of knowledge, wisdom and inspiration, thoughts, ideas, rants, ask you my audience questions and generally express anything that I can't anywhere else. Some will be deep, some will be absurd, some will be emotional, and some will be purely observational. You never know, you may just see exactly what you need at the moment you need it. Who knows, you may be inspired to lead my revolution.

 

Have a beautiful day

James Cole

My Other Web Sites

A personal development podcast and YouTube channel focusing on using meditation to empower every aspect of your daily life. With meditations that cut through the religious, spiritual and other aspects that are commonly associated with the practice, to deliver a pure tool and practice for creating the life you want. With new episodes produced every couple of weeks, each focusing on a different aspect of empowerment.

Always fascinated with the human brain, psychology and how to better ourselves and hack the mind, I gained a diploma of life coaching, becoming a master practitioner of NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programing), Hypnotherapy and Advanced Matrix Therapies. Through Rebellious Coaching, I help people empower people to create the lives they desire free from past emotional burdens.

As a fully qualified hypnotist, I am able to help people with a wide range of problems; weight loss, quitting smoking, quitting sugar, pain management, changing non-resourceful thought patterns, overcoming fears and phobias, reducing stress and a whole bunch more. I practice from an office near to where I live in Frankston, Victoria, Australia and have helped many people live better lives.

Hysteria Productions is my film and video production company that I established in 1994. Under this banner I have produced way too many commercials, music videos, corporate videos, training videos, and other promotional videos to count. I have also provide a number of post-production services and have edited and produced visual effects for a number of feature films.

Photography has been a love since childhood and a passion I still hold dear today. When I discovered Photoshop in the early 1990's it was a dream come true. Not blessed with a talent for drawing, I was finally able to sculpt my raw photos into artwork that resembled the world that I saw at the time I clicked open the shutter of the camera. From stunning landscapes to moody portraits of apocalyptic doom.

Lost: Black Earth is the first movie I ever made back in 1999. It was also one of the first movies to be shot on a digital format, even before Star Wars episode 2. Although I look back and cringe at the movie, it was an incredible learning process and gave me a solid basis for a career in the film industry. After randomly deciding to upload it to YouTube in 2012 it has taken on a life of its own.

I discovered Redbubble many years ago and have had an account since 2009. This is where I sell a lot of my artwork and photography printed on to products such as framed prints, postcards, phone and computer cases, pillows, bags, duvets, mugs, note books, t-shirts and other apparel. Some of my designs have been viewed and liked tens of thousands of times and sold many.

My Other Web Sites

A personal development podcast and YouTube channel focusing on using meditation to empower every aspect of your daily life. With meditations that cut through the religious, spiritual and other aspects that are commonly associated with the practice, to deliver a pure tool and practice for creating the life you want. With new episodes produced every couple of weeks, each focusing on a different aspect of empowerment.

Always fascinated with the human brain, psychology and how to better ourselves and hack the mind, I gained a diploma of life coaching, becoming a master practitioner of NLP (Neuro-Linguistic Programing), Hypnotherapy and Advanced Matrix Therapies. Through Rebellious Coaching, I help people empower people to create the lives they desire free from past emotional burdens.

Hysteria Productions is my film and video production company that I established in 1994. Under this banner I have produced way too many commercials, music videos, corporate videos, training videos, and other promotional videos to count. I have also provide a number of post-production services and have edited and produced visual effects for a number of feature films.

As a fully qualified hypnotist, I am able to help people with a wide range of problems; weight loss, quitting smoking, quitting sugar, pain management, changing non-resourceful thought patterns, overcoming fears and phobias, reducing stress and a whole bunch more. I practice from an office near to where I live in Frankston, Victoria, Australia and have helped many people live better lives.

Lost: Black Earth is the first movie I ever made back in 1999. It was also one of the first movies to be shot on a digital format, even before Star Wars episode 2. Although I look back and cringe at the movie, it was an incredible learning process and gave me a solid basis for a career in the film industry. After randomly deciding to upload it to YouTube in 2012 it has taken on a life of its own.

Photography has been a love since childhood and a passion I still hold dear today. When I discovered Photoshop in the early 1990's it was a dream come true. Not blessed with a talent for drawing, I was finally able to sculpt my raw photos into artwork that resembled the world that I saw at the time I clicked open the shutter of the camera. From stunning landscapes to moody portraits of apocalyptic doom.

I discovered Redbubble many years ago and have had an account since 2009. This is where I sell a lot of my artwork and photography printed on to products such as framed prints, postcards, phone and computer cases, pillows, bags, duvets, mugs, note books, t-shirts and other apparel. Some of my designs have been viewed and liked tens of thousands of times and sold many.

Latest Creative Writings

My Time To Play

December 1, 2017

My Time To Play Written 1st December 2018 I live in your world. Your safe little world. With your safe little houses And your safe little lives. Everything in order Where everything seems to thrive.   But today is the day that all goes away Today is the day that I get to play.  …

Turning of Undeath

July 29, 2014

Turning of Undeath Written 29th July 2014 Oh my God I’m so scared. Can’t let the others see. Need to show strength. Okay brave face… Brave face. Why is Stephen just standing there, doesn’t he understand what’s going on? “Stephen put those boards across the windows, quickly.” So stupid. Oh shit Jennifer looks like she’s…

Flaw in the design

July 29, 2014

Flaw in the Design Written 24th July 2014 The clouds swirled and rumbled below. A storm was brewing. Sitting at his desk, the inventor studied his design. Fingers fumbling across the old papers with endless scribbles, equations and symbols known only to the mind from which they came. “Damn me!” echoed through the room as…

Latest From the Blog

This is where I let loose with random thoughts, crazy ideas, observations I've made, philosophies I've developed, wisdoms gained and rants about whatever I need to get off my chest at any particular moment.

H@##y New Year – The bullshit of happiness

January 1, 2018

Happiness is bullshit. Pursue the full experience of life. All emotions are valid and all emotions can be a positive experience.

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Like a Needle in a Sand Pit

December 26, 2017

The day I stood on a needle on the beach really made me think about society.

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Writings from a lost era…

July 3, 2017

Over the last few days, I’ve given this website a bit of an overhaul. Originally it was designed purely for my life coaching business which eventually evolved into Rebellious Coaching with its own dedicated website. So what to do with a domain name that matches my own? Well… I’ve pondered for a long time having…

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What have you learned in the last twelve months

January 10, 2016

The last twelve months for me have had a real focus on learning, growth and personal development. In this time a few things have become very clear…

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The Power of Language

December 31, 2015

The power of how this one phrase changed my life “Go 24 hours without complaining. Not even once… Then watch how your life starts changing.”

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Joy is in the Perspective

October 31, 2015

Today I woke up around 6am which has become my normal of late. It’s hard to believe that not that long ago I was regularly going to bed at 2 or 3am and not waking up til 10ish. I’m amazed at all the little things that have happened as a result of taking the steps…

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One secret to a peaceful sleep – White Noise

October 30, 2015

In our modern world, a good nights sleep can be harder and harder to achieve. Yet it is a fundamental part of our mental and physical health. Without it, we are doomed. One of the key complaints I hear from people who are suffering with sleep issues is that they are constantly woken by noise…

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You must go on adventures to find out where you belong

October 29, 2015

Exploring our own minds, is the greatest adventure any of us can go on. Within our own minds are the secrets we need to achieve greatness in all aspects of our lives. Sometimes we loose the key, some times we loose perspective, sometimes we forget our true selves. This is okay and part of life…

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Be present, Grow.

October 29, 2015
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The enemy is fear

October 29, 2015

I love this quote from Gandhi. When we really look deeply at hate and anger, fear is its root. Address the fear, remove the hate and anger. It all comes down to how our subconscious protects ourselves from what it fears. Think of this next time you see someone preaching hate and maybe you’ll see the…

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James Cole
Seaford, Australia
Phone: +614 12 718661

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