Category: Meditation

It's Not Healthy

I feel like I've written this blog post before...probably more than once, but I do not feel that FaceBook is a health environment for me. I've removed the app from my phones, and am only visiting the site a couple of times a week to check for messages. On the ...

Experience is not what happens....

Experience is not what happens to you; it’s what you do with what > happens to you. ~Aldous Huxley

People Are Challenging

I make no claim to understand people. In fact, I'm often confused by peoples motivations or responses. For a long time, I was convinced that my lack of understanding was a result of my own limitations. I believed I was either naive about the situation, or I had put up ...

Is Right Speech Possible

Right speech is a very complicated subject, and something I think about frequently. I don’t practice this well at all. Being compulsively truthful is not right speech. The Buddha explained it as follows: 1. To abstain from false speech, especially don’t tell deliberate lies and speak deceitfully. 2. To abstain ...

Moving On

Moving on. Boy, this is something I really suck at. What is a good day? It's a day I don't obsess over everything I've said during the day and assume every word out of my mouth was a mistake. 2012-11-14_22-00-17-twittersnag Ok, that's a bit overstated, but ...