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(Writing) The State of the Rabbit

This summer I’ve been trying to focus more on my writing — after all, I’m a writer, and that’s what I do. The trouble is I lead a pretty full life as it is. 1,081 more words

Self-Reflection

Our New Meditation Space

Here are some photos of One Dharma’s new Nashville meditation space. Its spacious, serene and quiet. We also love the raised ceiling and skylight. If you live in or near Nashville and haven’t come by yet, please come see the space in person and join us for meditation. 14 more words

Mindfulness

July 21./

It’s beginning to feel like every blog post I write starts with an apology about how long it’s been since I’ve last written. This time it appears another few months have gone by. 92 more words

Buddhism

Dharma Talk: The Dancer in The Desert

This dharma talk was inspired by a woman named Marta Beckett who was a professionally trained ballet dancer in New York City. When her car broke down in Death Valley she saw an abandoned old theater and listened to the call of her heart and renovated it. 60 more words

Buddhism

Why Daily Meditation Gets Me So Angry

I am twenty days into my online meditation program through Peace Revolution and I was ready to call it quits yesterday. The purpose of meditation is to bring inner peace, calm and tranquility. 975 more words

Yoga

Kindness and Saying "No More"

Early this morning, I read the poem, Kindness, and it cracked my troubled heart open. I wept. It is an unflinching and powerful poem that doesn’t look away from suffering. 364 more words

Buddhism

Getting Sam and Tim back home...

As I told you last night, we have been spending quite some time in and around Brighton earlier on this week… well, this is why: 107 more words

Animals