โ€œMake Change. But First, Make Peace.โ€

Powerful Truth: Addiction is a symptom of pain. Addiction to food, consumerism, drugs, but also power and wealth. But pain from what? Lack of connection - to others and to ourselves. This concept is what I did my senior project on - and the knowledge has changed me profoundly. Buddha told the story of the … Continue reading โ€œMake Change. But First, Make Peace.โ€

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“The Cosmic Locksmiths”

Not only must we have the right key for the right lock, We must wait until the entire key is in the lock Before we turn it. But we must Also Turn it. ย ย    In our lives, we must wait for conditions to align like tumblers in a lock. Sometimes, they donโ€™t align with … Continue reading “The Cosmic Locksmiths”

“A Walking Pace”

  Life in Fairfield Iowa is best met at a walking pace. This โ€œappropriateโ€ speed is something I feel every time the Caddy is having a little mechanical mood swing, and becomes undrivable. Since Monday morning, the Caddy has been unresponsive. I believe it is related to the ignition, but it could possibly be the … Continue reading “A Walking Pace”