Tag: beliefs

chronic pain

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the trap of specificity is its dependence on a very limited scope of potentiality. our desired results are entirely based on our current mindset and established beliefs, thus we benefit from becoming aware of the greater reasons for our wants. the broader, lighter, expansive perspective not only liberates our mind from the chronic pain of…


not quite enough

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there are any number of ways we can feel inadequate. we can look at our career, bank account, body, car, home, friends, church, school, city, country; anything. outward appearances afford us ample ammunition for self destruction and spiritual shrinkage. too easily, we forget these seeming realities are in actuality apparitions and tricks of light. we…


the waking life

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we spend years building up the emotional dross, fumbling through existential struggle in search of a semblance of acuity in vision and mind. or, our arrogance carries us blindly for a time, rowing with presumptions and bold declarations, pretending not to be infected with entitlement on this oft shaky, tossed-about whitewater raft. the inner pendulum…