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The gifts of fear

Fear can be instructive when I experience it, though I’m not meant to dwell on it, or in it.

If I understand the inner signals of fear, whose purpose is to educate and inform me, I can choose to make the necessary adjustments in belief and behavior that will prevent for me the unhealthy and painful mental state of being consumed by that fear. 208 more words

On The Heart's Path

The Meaning of Life and the Three Ways the Ego Folds in upon Itself

What is the meaning of life?

It seems to me that this is a question the ego asks out of a desire to affix a label upon and categorize existence. 739 more words


Reincarnation? Belief? That's like believing in the sun!


Believe in reincarnation?

No, I don’t. For that would be like believing in trees or oceans, horses or suns, planets or my fellow human beings. 437 more words

Daily Prompt

The road Most Traveled: Good Intentions, Catastrophic Results

A Federal judge has just ordered Apple to unlock the phone used by one of the two San Bernardino shooters so it could access the phone’s records. 1,434 more words

Material World

What Is Biology? Part 4 of 4

How Life is Defined:

There is no simple clear definition of what life is. This is appropriate as life is a wonderful, complex, beautiful, enigmatic phenomenon that defies any effort to over-simplify it. 863 more words



There are many ghosts of people walking among us


Weightless and empty

Too weak to strive for

life …

And too far gone to realize that the amount of things they can buy, doesn’t mean they are alive