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Live While You Can: The Importance of Being in the Moment

“You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island of opportunities and look toward another land. There is no other land; there is no other life but

Playing the Hand You Get: Choosing Hope in Hopeless Times

“Stitch in your knitted brow, and you don’t know how you’re gonna get it out. Crushed under heavy chest, trying to catch your breath, but it always beats you by a step, all right now. Making the best of it, playing the

The Art of Connection: Antisocial Media

I quit. I finally quit them all. No more likes or tweets, no more hashtags, no more smart phones or pop-up notifications. Just slow living, right here and now, in all its rawness. I’ve gone back to real life experiences.

My Love Affair with Emptiness: The Gifts of Ruin and Recovery

“If you do not make it empty, how will you fill it up again?” – Neem Karoli Baba There will many times in your life that you are tested, put through hell, broken down so completely that you feel there

By Way of Devotion: Walking the Path of Bhakti

“Devotion is a way of being, it’s not something you do. It’s dedication to finding awareness and Love. Chanting is doing asanas for the mind and the heart.” – Krishna Das When I first started the steep climb of spiritual awakening in 2013,

Transcendent Love: Traveling Through Time With You

My world turned completely upside down the day you found me here on Earth. After eons of our travels together, you found me again my beloved. I didn’t know it at the time, but in the coming months, everything I

Just Stop: On Breaking the Cycles of Pain and Anger

“Hurt people hurt people.” – Will Bowen Please, just stop. The cycles of anger, resent, hatred, abuse, cruelty, self loathing, war. They pass from one generation to the next. Between people, between families, between couples, between neighbors, between nations. Until someone just decides to stop. To