Category Archives: meditation

Between Movie and Life

In movies, every moment is captured, on film. Frame by frame. The details, angles, settings, etc. orchestrated with an ending in mind.  I used to remind my kids that movie is not real in case they decide to put on … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 13 Jan 2019

Humans have emotions.  Therefore, we can relate to each others.  We sympathize how others feel.  Emotions gives rise to unique human traits such as art and poetry.  Of course, there are downsides as well – regrets, aggression, greed, and destruction … Continue reading

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Frozen In Place

Beginning of January.  Feel like I am frozen in place.  The only constant companion is the sound of the furnace – gallantly blowing hot air in battling this chill.  Can’t imaging what would happen if without it (i.e. the furnace). … Continue reading

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Emotions – It’s Complicated

Human are complex. Which does not bode well for smooth relationships. I used to believe that our emotions (at least the negative ones) are the culprits leading us astray.  But in reality, human emotions, positive, negative, or both, are complicated. … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 6 Jan 2019

This week we crossed the years from 2018 into 2019. Like most transitions there was a sendoff of the old and a welcome of the new.  But, unlike most celebrations, the day happened with little fanfare.  I went to bed … Continue reading

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Our Extra-Ordinary Life

Wisdom does not come from studying great theories and philosophies, but from observing the ordinary. ~ Ajahn Sumedho, Now is the Knowing Want to make your ordinary life extra-ordinary?  Look no further because you already have the answer.  Read on. Many people … Continue reading

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In This Moment – 2019

Soon “2018” will be a faded memory, joining the other bygone years. In its place, “2019” will be the new standard reference. Interestingly, so is every moment, but only more subtle. The last breath is gone.  What counts is now. … Continue reading

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Week In Review – 30 Dec 2018

Last week in 2018. The passage of time always makes me reflective.  And this week I thought about people.  Particularly my own paradigms on people – how we explore them, label them, and interpret them. People is a subject that fascinates me … Continue reading

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Critical Thinking. Part 1

Google the definition of critical thinking, and you will get “the objective analysis and evaluation of an issue in order to form a judgement.”  I like that definition.  To me, the key components are “objective” and logical reasoning. You see, … Continue reading

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Introvert Love

“Introverts need personal space and time alone to reflect, which is how they develop their energy.” ~ Glenda at Ps of Mine When I came across that line in Glenda’s blog post, I said to myself – here is somebody … Continue reading

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