This week I came across five journals that I wrote a decade ago while living in Warsaw. I was going through a rather poetic phase and drew a good deal of inspiration from the city, my travels, and relationships. I enjoyed reading through the musings of my young, searching heart, and it occurred to me […]
I’ve been writing since I was a child; stories, journal entries, poetry… the usual. It wasn’t until two years ago, however, that I began writing with the intent to publish. And while it has been a wonderful experience overall, the fear of writer’s block was ever-present. So two years in, and I finally experienced prolonged […]
“This word [Om] indicates the coexistence of the articulate and the inarticulate sounds – of the heard and unheard melodies – of the sound that is struck and the sound that is unstruck, the Anahata Nada. Sound may be described by its three-fold nature – the Audible sound, the Inaudible sound, and the Imperishable sound. […]
This is how I just found Ivy… Waiting patiently by the door & hoping for another walk. Message received, haha!
Stuck in Emptiness Many spiritual seekers get “stuck” in emptiness, in the absolute, in transcendence. They cling to bliss, or peace, or indifference. When the self-centered motivation for living disappears, many seekers become indifferent. They see the perfection of all existence and find no reason for doing anything, including caring for themselves or others. I […]