Chapter 1Light Your Internal FireDestiny is not a mater of chance; it's a mater of choice.
When I was 20, I got the best job I thought I'd ever have: I was making $5 an hour killing hogs.
I worked in a slaughterhouse where, on a good day, 1,400 hogs were butchered. The process was very systematic. The 400-pound hogs were herded up a chum. At the top of the chute, they were stunned by an electric shock to the back of the neck, causing them to fall onto a conveyor belt. At that point, we could shackle their hind legs (that was my job) and they were flipped upside down so the man next to me...