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WALK WITH ME (2017): New Trailer For Mindfulness Documentary Narrated By Benedict Cumberbatch

Directed by Marc Francis, Max Pugh and narrated by Benedict Cumberbatch, Walk With Me is a documentary that follows a community of Zen Buddhist monks and nuns whose lives are focused on mastering the art of mindfulness with well-known teacher Thich Nhat Hanh… 140 more words


Mekong, Monks and Luang Prabang

Resigning ourselves to the lack of running water in Luang Prabang, we decided to just submit to the sweat and fatigue and go out in search of something to settle our baffled stomachs, still uneasy from our previous night’s epic fail of a journey. 821 more words



What to do when your one luxury item isn’t all it’s cracked up to be?  Fortitude, I say, and count your blessings!  The airbed for my camping trip: last time I used it there were no difficulties and I slept comfortably and soundly.   112 more words

Surviving the Ghost Month of July

I had to return somewhere, but I wasn’t sure if the route I was taking was safe. Then I saw a few monks walking down the road toward me. 1,400 more words


Caring Community

“Very little is needed to make a happy life”  – Marcus Aurelius

Since the first day we moved into our condo, we have been surrounded by a caring, kind community of staff and residents.

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