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Silent Saturdays

Hey, there!  Hope you’re having a wonderful weekend and you’re resting and relaxing.

Things have been hectic and busy (as always) around this neck of the woods.   705 more words

Easy Meal


How does one deal with the perversion of nature that resides within? That hidden urge that bubbles beneath the surface and the subsequent denial it creates. 330 more words


How to Survive a Silent Retreat

After the ruckus of a Grade 1 recollection, I went out of the venue like a soldier from a battlefield and declared, “Gulay, gusto ko na ng silent retreat,”  2,478 more words

Spiritual Life

The Emotional Rollercoaster of a Ten Day Vipassana Course Squished into a Five Minute Blog

Entry Day

“So how did you end up in here?”

The registration room sounds like a scene from Orange is the New Black, more divorces and less violent crime though. 227 more words


The Road Home -- into Forgiveness and Love

Good Evening, God

This lovely lake looks so smooth and calm. Ah, but what is going on underneath? What is going on in my Unconscious? I think it was Fr. 313 more words


Thoughts from a Retreat of Silence


The windows shine with a warm glow.
I am the only one here.
The light welcomes me into an empty room filled with the silence. 157 more words


Meditatio House: Silent Haiku Walking Still

Last week I went on a 7 day silent retreat. It was wonderful. It seems that the more I am able to practice meditation and take the time to stare at the trees, then the more silence is becoming my default. 898 more words

Christian Spirituality