Tags » Impermanance

Last days

Many Buddhists at some time will meditate on death. Tell that to a Westerner and their reaction is normally to screw up their face and say something like “gross” or “ewwww”. 252 more words


Shape Changers

Like a Tangram puzzle, my body used to feel fixed, reliable and understandable

The physical building blocks of my body fitted together neatly

But now sometimes I feel like I make a shape like a rabbit… 73 more words

Personal Experience Of A Functional Movement Disorder

Prospero's Dream

“And like the baseless fabric of this vision, the cloud-capped towers, the gorgeous palaces, the solemn temples, the great globe itself; yea, all which it inherit; shall dissolve, and like this insubstantial pageant faded, leave not a rack behind.” … 87 more words

Temple Chronicle: 15th February

Hindu deities are fashioned out of mud exactly so that there is no danger of them or the spirits behind them becoming permanent. Tibetan Buddhists make the most exquisite mandalas out of coloured sand outdoors and then walk away abandoning their delicacy to the weather. 211 more words



migratory drift~

landing here in this moment

and then whispers on


Runaway team

Why do I hold up a vast array of masks to my sticky face one after the other? While I’m showing someone else’s face to the world, behind my fear erupts like a team of runaway horses. 658 more words


A way back to the Flinders Ranges

I’ve been to the Flinders Ranges twice this year. I walked the creeks and ranges of the Warraweena Conservation Park in the North and the country around Elder Range just South of Wilpena. 897 more words