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For the Ascetic: Sex and God ... by Peggy Black and the Team .

Q: “Dear Peggy, I realize that I have lived many ascetic lives where sex and God were totally separate. Now I am invited to live a vibrant, full life. 524 more words

Ascension / Great Awakening / The Shift

To abandon repulsion when tasting bodhichitta. 

If we do lose our drops, we should regard them as the secret substance from the union of the Father and Mother Deities and mentally imagine that we taste them and receive the secret empowerment.  483 more words


In the Blink of an Eye -- I Do 2

Therefore a man leaves his father and his mother and clings to his wife, and they become one flesh…
Genesis 2:24

We didn’t write our own vows back in those days. 478 more words


Precepts, Vows, and Looking for Loopholes

No killing. No stealing. No sexual misconduct. No lying. No intoxicants. This is the text of the five precepts I will vow to uphold in two short weeks. 631 more words

Drunk Talk

In sickness and in health

For the past two months I have watched an elderly couple walk into the Bagel shop next to my work.  The couple has to be in their last seventies. 513 more words


Wedding ceremony, vows, and translation of Ukrainian songs

It turns out that you can still watch our wedding ceremony on YouTube for as long as Victory Baptist Church keeps it up there: 675 more words



I’m not going to lie and I definitely can’t hide it(lol), I’ve been thinking a lot about marriage lately. I’ve never been the “typical” girl growing up that DREAMS about her wedding day: what dress I’m gonna wear, the ceremony or the reception. 444 more words

#spilled Ink