WHEN I QUESTION

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Uncommon in this common world, I rely on instinct, neither vision nor word; Unlike any common man, I do what I should, not what I can; Different from any common perspective, I see… Continue reading

Freedom

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We currently live in the free world. We are told that we are free because we are able to own property, seek out paid employment and elect our leaders democratically. These are all… Continue reading

Joy

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In our world today, many people live their lives in the pursuit of this one aspect of emotion above all others. The one constant that keeps popping up in all of the aspects… Continue reading

Week 5: Receiving …… ergo

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Balanced expectations   This section really will be an analysis of what I believe. Many changes have come about since I’ve begun to seriously & diligently “work” the Buddhist dharma teachings. This is the… Continue reading

Week 5: Receiving. Synergy

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The 8 Week Challenge is pushing me to examine some things in my own blog, MindMindful, & for that I am grateful, as uncomfortable as some of it is. My response to Week… Continue reading

Week 6: Joy

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What is Joy? Core Essay on Joy Joy is pushed as being the most important emotion. If we feel Joy, then we are doing well and if we feel the opposite, remorse, then… Continue reading

Living in Love Award: A Buddhist Path Through Divorce

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As part of her prize, I Stop for Suffering has shared this post with us. Please enjoy her third post and don’t forget to check out her blog. I Stop for Suffering A… Continue reading

Life, Love & Loneliness

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‘Life is an expression of Love to the never-ending Mind of All.’ The above thought-form came into my consciousness – unbidden, as usual — just as I was waking from one of my… Continue reading

Seeking Help

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For my post on seeking help I will in fact be re-posting an article I wrote about a month or two ago. I need help! I really do. I need help with this… Continue reading

IN THE JUNGLE, AMIDST THE IMBECILE

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In the shining lights, Of the starry nights, I wondered at the beauty, Speechless, I forgot my duty, These cemented roads that I walk on, This crowded city where I was born, I… Continue reading

I LIVE “EXISTENTIALISM”

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Existentialist, that’s what I believe I am! For those who don’t know what it means, I’m not going for dictionary meaning; I would like to define it in my own words. “The realization… Continue reading

Week 4: Passion, honestly

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I wrote before about not having any passions, really. And also about not quite trusting passion. I’m realizing that my initial response to this topic, Passion, is being colored by something that happens to me… Continue reading