Tag Archive | Oneness

A Conversation About Dreams And Reality

A guy sat next to me on a bench one day and started complaining about not being able to “make it” in this “dog eat dog” society. He leaned on his makeshift cart full of belongings and went on about how people with money treat people without money as if they are less than human […]

Living Planet Report 2016

Originally posted on GarryRogers Nature Conservation:
GR:  The Living Planet Index, which measures abundance levels of 14,152 monitored populations of 3,706 vertebrate species, continues to show a downward trend. On average, monitored species declined by 58% between 1970 and 2012.  The report ties the decline to humans and human population growth.  Authors of the report…

The Room

There is a room that many people live in. It has windows that aren’t actually windows. They look like windows, but this is an illusion. They are more like opaque glass with inviting delusions painted upon them. The delusions are varied. Some are of beautiful, sunny days with colorful birds and butterflies, fancy clothes, plentiful […]

I Am The Black Gold Of The Sun

From 1971 by Rotary Connection, starring Minnie Riperton, one of the greatest songs EVER… Thanks to Funknroll   Sorry about the ad…

What Touches YOUR Soul?

What reaches inside you? What is Life really about for you? What motivates you and in what direction are you drawn? Some people are motivated strictly by possessions – to the point that there’s no longer a way to distinguish between possessor and possessed.  Some people are motivated by the “power” to manipulate others. Some […]

PRISONER BEHIND THE SCREEN

I saw a clever (wildly popular) post on Twitter recently that made fun of the idea that technology is creating a more antisocial society. It showed an old photo of people on a commuter train in which almost everyone is reading a newspaper.  Clever, yes, but slightly disingenuous. It may be true that today’s incessant […]

Transformation

This is the first thing I’ve written in a while – actually, it’s the first thing I’ve written and posted in a while. I’ve been going through a change lately – no, not THAT kind of change 🙂 – a change in how I feel about and perceive the world. That may sound drastic. Maybe, it […]