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Category Archives: Philosophy
I recently saw an article on the web talking about the vast cosmic web of filaments that connect the galaxies in the universe. At the top of this post is a picture of this cosmic web. Due to some activity of … Continue reading
“The Christians stole the winter solstice from the pagans, and capitalism stole it from the Christians.” – George Monbiot Cycles. Thousands of years ago we humans lived in sync with the seasons. We were astute observers of the heavens. In … Continue reading
“Joy is what happens to us when we allow ourselves to recognize how good things really are.” – Marianne Williamson I was talking to a friend today about how easy life is if we simply check in and see what … Continue reading
We are all unbounded by space and time. Free. Just passing through this lifetime. Consider for a moment your ability to imagine. In our imagination we can go to any time or place. We can have any experience we can … Continue reading
“The breezes at dawn have secrets to tell you. Don’t go back to sleep! You must ask for what you really want. Don’t go back to sleep! People are going back and forth across the doorsill where the two worlds … Continue reading
We are out of balance – women and men. Somewhere along the way we lost the feminine side of our natures. Or, if not lost, at least repressed – unacknowledged – unlived. With the advent of christianity somewhere around 2,000 … Continue reading
“One is never afraid of the unknown; one is afraid of the known coming to an end.” – Krishnamurti (1895 – 1986) Doesn’t this teaching by Krishnamurti put a whole new twist on things? First, it helps us see – … Continue reading
“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” – Anais Nin The definition of courage is “the ability to do something that frightens one. . . strength in the face of pain or grief.” Pretty straight forward. Lots of … Continue reading
“We are all affecting the world every moment, whether we mean to or not. Our actions and states of mind matter, because we are so deeply interconnected with one another.” — Ram Dass Did you ever stop to think that … Continue reading