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FAMILY SECRETS BRUISED LIVES: The cost of a few moments of lust, hubris and carelessness

FAMILY SECRETS BRUISED LIVES: The cost of a few moments of lust, hubris and carelessness

Eric was my mother’s youngest sibling. There were two brothers, the oldest and the youngest of the brood, and three sisters in...
April 26, 2016 × 0 comments

contemplations, essays, meditation

BHAVANA: How we grow as knowledge cultivators

BHAVANA: How we grow as knowledge cultivators

Bhavana, meaning to cultivate or develop but commonly used in Buddhism as a word for meditation, once again flashes before my...
March 14, 2016 × 1 comment

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A LOVE LETTER: I wrote this for you.

A LOVE LETTER: I wrote this for you.

First of all, let me start by telling you that you, whoever you are and wherever you are, are loved. Right now. You are loved...
December 21, 2015 × 9 comments

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WHY IS EVERYTHING SO COMPLICATED?: Remembering simplicity and dealing with stress

WHY IS EVERYTHING SO COMPLICATED?: Remembering simplicity and dealing with stress

Do you remember the days when life was simple? In kindergarten, we would sing beloved songs, like “This Land is Your Land.”...
September 13, 2015 × 0 comments

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SUPERMIND: What all faiths tell us about the hidden power of the human mind

SUPERMIND: What all faiths tell us about the hidden power of the human mind

The following article is excerpted from Spiritual Telepathy: Ancient Techniques to Access the Wisdom of Your Soul by Colleen Mauro...
September 11, 2015 × 0 comments

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NO VOICE OR NO EMOTIONS?: The hardest “Would You Rather?” question

NO VOICE OR NO EMOTIONS?: The hardest “Would You Rather?” question

Ever heard of those “Would you rather?” questions? Such as, would you rather eat a hair sandwich or earwax? Well, here’s...
September 6, 2015 × 1 comment

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LOVE: No conditions, no limits

LOVE: No conditions, no limits

Love. Such a strong word, such a strong feeling. “I love you” can brighten up the whole world for a person. “I don’t love...
August 6, 2015 × 1 comment

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THE MOMENT OF CALM: Tips on forgiveness from Dada J.P. Vaswani

THE MOMENT OF CALM: Tips on forgiveness from Dada J.P. Vaswani

What does it really mean to forgive? Oxford Dictionary describes it as the following: “Stop feeling angry or resentful toward...
July 28, 2015 × 1 comment

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BUMPER STICKER WISDOM PART IV: Lessons learned from the back of a car

BUMPER STICKER WISDOM PART IV: Lessons learned from the back of a car

As I stated in the initial installment of this series, I find a lot of wisdom in bumper stickers and keep a list of them handy...
June 26, 2015 × 1 comment