The End of Change

The world is change nothing lasts not home, not love, not life. We desire more but lose it all, always Happiness cannot be found in what ends But do not fear. There is an end …

Is God Real?

Or another question, do you believe in God? At some point, everyone deals with these questions, either through consideration or acceptance of some teaching. Many people have primitive ideas of God they picked up when …

The A to Z of Being

Takuin has written a beautiful piece on Being when you are.  The A to Z of Being: Instructions. A manual in prose… Reminds me of something I ran into earlier today. How Enlightenment is not …

Rethinking Science

Ran into an interesting article today that better states some of my thoughts on evolution. “Stuart A. Kauffman studies the origin of life and the origins of molecular organization. Thirty-five years ago, he developed the …

Now

I heard a really good quote tonight from Lorne. “We don’t remain in the Now, we remain the Now.” Now or Presence is about being, not place or time. So we are not “in” Now. …

One, The Movie

A couple of years ago, before I started the blog, I ordered a great movie called “One, the Movie“. It began around 20 “ultimate” questions on such subjects as suffering and God. A novice filmmaker …

Past possibilities

Mike Dooley and the folks over at TUT Adventures have a daily “Notes from the Universe” email message. They are often quite insightful, as well as being light-hearted. This was todays… The biggest misconception people …

Choose Love, really

Amusingly, after I posted Choose Love, I realized I’d written a poem by the same name, in May last year. Choose Love Without Love, there is only pain, So Choose Love Love is your highest …

Choose Love

There is a simple principle to follow, whatever the choice in front of you. Choose Love Whenever the choice seems challenging, ask what love would choose. Or choose what is love. To do that means …

Choice

In life we are constantly choosing, constantly making big and small decisions about events that unfold in our lives. Sometimes we are judging and sometimes making choices to act. In Free Will vs Determinism, I …

More Memory

In Deep Memory, I explored the nature of memory and its deep roots in experience. This leads to some practical applications. If we understand that memory is at the root of all experience, that it …

Deep Memory

Memory is an interesting bird that is quite different from other forms of thought. In What is True? I outline ways that thoughts arise. But memories are different, they are pre-structured. They arise whole, like …