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New Beginnings

After not blogging for what only seems to feel like half a century, I can officially say I’m back and ready to kick ass. With a new outlook and concept for my online diary  I want to share my online life through a polaroid a day – capturing the moment as real as it can be, the raw edit with no filters or post production. 353 more words

day 206

“We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.” — Dalai Lama

Consciousness

The 50 Foot Hole

Sometimes people come to me and tell me that they feel like they are not growing, not evolving. They are working on themselves diligently, but can’t tell if their work is truly advancing them. 380 more words

Personal Insights

Enlightenment: It's something you are, something you do

The questioner continued, ” I had the impression that once you got enlightenment, you got it.”

Jiyu-Kennet said, “Once you have realized it, you will always know it. 102 more words

Zen

TOOTHLESS BODHISATTVA

He will tell you
that the distance
between a tear
and a laugh
is the span
of a mother’s arm.
He knows the duration
of sadness is identical… 48 more words

I Am Obsessed

I am obsessed by paths. Maybe it is because I believe that we are forever journeying through life, unsure of where our path will take us. 21 more words

Photography