contemplations

SHAKE WELL: A vaccine for the mediocrity epidemic

SHAKE WELL: A vaccine for the mediocrity epidemic

  One of my favourite energy-boosting foods is a green drink—a blended concoction packed with healthy ingredients. The other...
July 11, 2016 × 0 comments

dreams

THE BROTHERHOOD: A powerful series of synchronous events

THE BROTHERHOOD: A powerful series of synchronous events

A momentous dream In the mid-’70s, while I was in undergraduate school at the University of Cincinnati, I had the second...
July 9, 2016 × 2 comments

quotations

ROBERT FROST QUOTES: 25 beautiful thoughts from this famous poet

ROBERT FROST QUOTES: 25 beautiful thoughts from this famous poet

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— / I took the one less traveled by, / And that has made all the difference. We love the...
July 8, 2016 × 0 comments

dreams

DREAM INTERPRETATION: Understanding ourselves through our significant others [symbol: ex-boyfriend]

DREAM INTERPRETATION: Understanding ourselves through our significant others [symbol: ex-boyfriend]

In our new weekly Dreams blog, Aneta Baranek of the School of Metaphysics is offering free dream interpretations to The Mindful...
July 7, 2016 × 1 comment

mindful living

TIMELESS AWARENESS: Two universal truths about time and awareness

TIMELESS AWARENESS: Two universal truths about time and awareness

Two universal truths: There is no time outside of this moment, and there is nothing that exists outside of awareness. Everything...
July 6, 2016 × 0 comments

contemplations

DHAMMA AND THE BOAT SIMILE: the means to ending suffering is choosing to detach from the popular flow

DHAMMA AND THE BOAT SIMILE: the means to ending suffering is choosing to detach from the popular flow

Don’t be swept up by the river of popular notions and emotions. “If a man going down into a river, swollen and swiftly...
July 3, 2016 × 2 comments

poetry

POEMS BY JULIA HONES: Search, Today, Life and Death

POEMS BY JULIA HONES: Search, Today, Life and Death

Search Perfectionist madness, a silent stream licking the taproot, a search that perpetuates itself and collides with dreams or...
July 2, 2016 × 0 comments

quotations

STRONG WOMEN QUOTES: 30 empowering passages that’ll awaken your inner confidence

STRONG WOMEN QUOTES: 30 empowering passages that’ll awaken your inner confidence

On the left side of a strong woman, stands a strong man; he is strengthened by her character. – Ellen J. Barrier We realize...
July 1, 2016 × 0 comments

dreams

DREAM INTERPRETATION: Express your inner creativity and follow through on your dreams [symbols: house, snakes, mother, cheetah]

DREAM INTERPRETATION: Express your inner creativity and follow through on your dreams [symbols: house, snakes, mother, cheetah]

This is The Mindful Word’s new DREAMS section. In this section, Aneta Baranek of the School of Metaphysics will each week...
June 30, 2016 × 1 comment