Live Joyously






Your human experience is your ultimate expression of personal joy.

I understand that on the surface, that statement can be hard to accept.

Probably because you’ve been told that this life is a trial and that true joy can only be experienced when this life is over.

I disagree.

This life is the ultimate expression of your soul’s insatiable desire to learn more, to do more.

And you know what? Living joyously is as natural as breathing. You’re doing it right now.

You just can’t see it. Why?






The stories you tell yourself blind you to what you already have.






Joy is an essential part of you.

You cannot be separated from it.

However, you probably grew up with stories that encouraged you to believe that joy only comes from outside.

“If you please the people in your life, you will find joy.”

That advice seems to make sense, but over time you discover that by trying to please everyone else, you’ve cut yourself from your own expressions of Joy.

You start to fear your emotions. You resist the ones you label as bad, you cling to the ones you label as good, and you become a prisoner of beliefs that no longer serve you.

It’s time to break free.

I’m Appio Hunter

Author, speaker, advocate and guide.

I am a champion for Joyous Living

I share insights into the Tenets of Joy; insights that empower and liberate.
I embrace the totality of the human experience.
I stand in a place of light and I shine that light on the hidden recesses of the soul.
I give you ideas to live joyously.

Enjoy the freedom of making your own choices. Be yourself and live your life. Delight in simple pleasures. Feel the excitement of every emotion without judgment. Rejoice in who you are.

Let me be your guide, and discover your path to your joyous life.






My Journey






I was an prisoner in a jail of my own making.

It wasn’t until I let go of fear and I stopped trying to make others happy that I tasted true freedom.

It took me more than four decades to learn how to say “no” to others so I could say “yes” to me. When I did, I found my voice. Choosing to focus on my own expressions of joy empowered me to take ownership of my life and release the stories that held me captive. In the process, I discovered the power to do my greatest good. I now have the freedom to give more than I ever did before.

The definition of “selfish” isn’t what  you think.

I had to “unlearn” a great many things before I understood that being selfish isn’t a bad thing and that joyous selfishness isn’t the same as fear-based selfishness.

The fearfully selfish person asks the question, “Is there enough for me?”

The joyously selfish person asks the question, “Is this what feels best for me?”

While the fearfully selfish person looks outside of themselves to feel good, the joyously selfish person looks for the best way to share the truest aspects of themselves with the world around them.

It was a hard lesson.. but I eventually I realized that by making the decisions that felt best for me, I gave myself the freedom to be truly selfless.

Now, one of my greatest expressions of Joy is helping the people around me discover their personal power, voices, and truth.






Joyous living starts with a belief.






The belief can be whatever you want…

… as long as it feels better than the beliefs you currently have.

The good news is that once you have that belief, it is enough to take your first step – and you don’t have take it alone.

I am the guide who can help you.

I can light your path and show you how YOU can walk it – joyously.

Take that first step and rediscover what it’s like to experience inner peace and joy every day.






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