Category Archives: Philosophy

Blessings and Curses

Beliefs. Isn’t it amazing that our core beliefs – which color the way we see the world around us and everything in it – are the true genesis for most of what we consider to be our blessings and curses? … Continue reading

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Love Is A State of Being

“Love is a state of Being. Your love is not outside; it is deep within you. You can never lose it, and it cannot leave you. It is not dependent on some other body, some external form.” – Eckhart Tolle … Continue reading

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Enlightenment is a Destructive Process

“Enlightenment is a destructive process. It has nothing to do with becoming better or being happier. Enlightenment is the crumbling away of untruth. It’s seeing through the facade of pretense. It’s the complete eradication of everything we imagined to be … Continue reading

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Gifts and Challenges

Free will. Most of us like the idea that we have free will. I get to choose pretty much every nano second of every day how I want to live my life. The word in that sentence that gets us … Continue reading

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Consider Choosing Happiness

“Happiness is a conscious choice, not an automatic response.” – Mildred Barthel I agree happiness is a choice like so many other aspects of life. When we are going through a time of ease and joy, happiness is an easy … Continue reading

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Explorers

“Like all explorers, we are drawn to discover what’s out there without knowing yet if we have the courage to face it.” – Pema Chodron Isn’t it amazing how much just plain courage it takes to live in our society? … Continue reading

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The Spiritual Path

Some of us have chosen to follow a spiritual path rather than a religious one. I read an article recently concerning what is meant by “spiritual.” The article touched on many aspects of that way of life. The one that … Continue reading

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Don’t Know

Our personal selves are changing every second of every day – our minds and our bodies. So are the other beings around us. Our culture changes. Conflicts between nations flare up and calm back down. Science makes new discoveries and … Continue reading

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You Get to Choose

“With everything that has happened to you, you can either feel sorry for yourself or treat what has happened as a gift. Everything is either an opportunity to grow or an obstacle to keep you from growing. You get to … Continue reading

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Wearing Gloves

“We waste so much energy trying to cover up who we are, when beneath every attitude is the want to be loved, and beneath every anger is a wound to be healed and beneath every sadness is the fear that … Continue reading

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