About Going Home Illusions… There must once have been at least a jiffy of wholeness, a twinkle in the cohesion of seamless belonging. Every cell may contain the residues in its universal library. Our desire to rejoin seasons every step, pushing against the gravity of reason. It’s a […]
Beyond evolution…? For most of us, a realization that there may be no God and that the whole shebang we’re living is a meaningless hodgepodge is as demoralizing as anything else percolating through the shrouds in those lost hours between midnight and dawn.
Was It Evolution? is from Amazing: Truths About Conscious Awareness What’s next for evolution after a community conquers the challenges hovering outside and lurking inside, the great mass of them anyway? It weakens. It must. Just as rivers slow when banks are breached.
Meditation on an Inner Voice is #13 from the middle section, Noon, in A Million Different Things: Meditations of The World’s Happiest Man. It’s concerned with an inner voice or spiritual helper.
1960s American Decade of Death is from Amazing: Truths About Conscious Awareness and is edited for online reading. It’s a cliché that history is written by the winners, and a dishonest one. History is written by all sorts of people. Samuel Eliot Morrison, for example, wrote a history […]
First love freedom meditation…When I was a teenager, Teddy Randazzo made a record I liked so much I squeezed the money out of my limited allowance to buy the 45. Randazzo made a career of writing hits for other artists, but this, as far as I know, was […]
Summer vacations and sex can be dangerous. Vacations are marked by degrees of departure from everyday routines, routines about which most of us nurture a gnawing hunger to escape.
About summer vacations… Like, do we ever really have one? By David Stone What is a vacation, after all? When I was a boy, sleeping late in the morning, no yellow school bus, black lettering on the side announcing the district, advancing up through the sunny morning along […]
World’s Happiest Man Meditation #10 originally appeared in A Million Different Things: Meditations of The World’s Happiest Man in a slightly different form. It’s concerned with mindfulness meditation and manifesting abundance.
About Some Room at the Table… One strange day, a man or a woman scrambled his or her gray matter and, for the first time, saw an external world objectively –- as a thing apart. We take for granted, these days, an “out there” separate from us. But […]