Tag Archive | Stillness

Fear Is The Only Darkness

My favorite television show ever, “Kung Fu”, ran from 1972 to 1975. Master Po was amazing. Here is a sample of his wisdom: Stillness…

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 […]

The Wisdom of Kwai Chang Caine

“I seek not to know all the answers but to understand the questions.”

HEALING

HEALING I’ve been thinking about health lately and started jotting down my thoughts on it – ideas about the health of individuals as well as the health of society as a whole and the relationship between them. I guess to think about health in this way is somewhat of a holistic way of looking at […]

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 […]

Bill Hicks: It’s Just A Ride

Bill Hicks was labeled a comedian. We are a society obsessed with labels. Everybody  is something – a plumber, a teacher, an engineer, a worthless bum. Many of us seem to think that our “occupation” (interesting word) is what we are. Not only are we not not our “occupation”, we are not our mind – […]

Spirit Lives Forever

This story is dedicated to the unbalanced, ego-dominated people who leave their distorted mark on social and political issues in the U.S. and are collectively known as Fundamentalist Christians. Once upon a time, there was a charismatic, brown-skinned man who came around and created excitement when he spoke in public. He was an eloquent orator who spoke on many different […]