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? 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 the shank of […]
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 […]
American cats in Paris, a clever feline who sneaks his way to Paris… and finds that his buddy tagged along. The discovery happens when their people open their luggage and two familiar cats pop out. So, what now?
Room at the Table is chapter four from Amazing: Truths About Conscious Awareness. It’s edited for online reading. Millions of years ago, when you and I shared a less inhibited childhood playroom with wheat, other grasses and insects, we had quite a lot in common. Seasons changed. Winds shifted, […]
Off We Go, Part II: Meditation and Conscious Awareness is chapter three from Amazing: Truths About Conscious Awareness.
“I am not an animal!” John Hurt, an embattled creature, declared in The Elephant Man. But that just begs the question: how different are we, the human animal, really? I mean, once you get passed the hubris and ego?
Life always has surprises, doesn’t it? Surprises are like sparks.