March 9, 2016 2:02 PM
From my (limited) research, most spiritual book publishers aren’t interested in autobiographies (ie: “How I Awoke To Enlightenment”), but are more interested in the theory of enlightenment.
In the book I’m working on—though I don’t know how this will be received by the publishers—I’m providing both theory and real-world, autobiographical experiences. My intention is to demonstrate that I’m not just making this stuff up. That these Aspects are distinct phases I went though, and that each provides unique lessons from which anyone can learn a great deal.
With the exception of the Human tier, most of the Aspects are broken down into the following chapters: The Feel Of; The Properties Of; The Awakening Of; Living As; Lessons Of; and Advice. While most of these chapters are theory, each Awakening Of and Living As chapter is mostly biography (how I awoke to the Aspect, and what it is like to live as this Aspect).
Here’s an example (standard first draft disclaimer (and still some clunky sections)): … Read more…