Category Archives: meditation

The illusion of suffering

I’ll grant you, it can be a pretty unpleasant illusion. I mean, people are cutting themselves. It’s not fun. Why do we do it? This is another of the ‘glitch in the myth’ series, which should all be in the … Continue reading

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Spiritual awakenings and transpersonal psychology

  Stan Grof gave this talk at the SAND conference last year. If you’re not familiar with Transpersonal psychology, or psychology that overlaps into spirituality, you may find it an interesting talk. Particularly the mention of spiritual emergence and the … Continue reading

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The illusion of separation

Separation and loneliness is a huge issue right now. Important enough to interrupt the tech with a post about spirituality. Along with lots of discussion about meditation, in particular mindfulness, one sees articles about the outer darkness. The deep loneliness … Continue reading

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A Living Income

and the accounting adjustment. The Living Income. Not basic, because we’re not talking about stuffing people in awful concrete pigeon holes and feeding them bread and water. It’s enough to pay the rent, reasonable power and phone bills (not the … Continue reading

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Connection

There’s this feeling of separation and loneliness that pervades Western culture. Even down to the idea that humans were a separate order of creation and somehow set apart from the rest of nature. Nature was fallen and we had to … Continue reading

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Yahweh and his Asherah

This comes adjacent to a lot of thinking about the perils of Dominator culture. That term is used to describe the overt military, patriarchal culture that arose out of the bronze and iron ages. Yes it really is only a … Continue reading

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Peace, love, understanding and respect.

This has been going through my head for a little while. A friend mentioned to me that in certain music circles the saying ‘Peace, Love, Understanding and Respect” was a popular idea. As I’ve been thinking about the cultural baggage … Continue reading

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We’re here!

Wow. Finally. My household has moved in to the new property in Ky and all but a few of the boxes are unpacked. The first herb and veggie seedlings have gone in the ground, which is fantastic rich earth btw, … Continue reading

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Beagled meditation

Photo essay. I’m one of the millions of Australians who live with depression and post-traumatic stress. Over the years I’ve tried probably a dozen different medications for this, which either don’t work or the side effects are worse than the … Continue reading

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Synchronicity

Good afternoon everyone. Just did my first spinning exercise and I feel pretty wonderful. Over the past couple of weeks I’ve been running into more and more synchronous circumstances related to UFOs and spirituality. Just odd little things like following … Continue reading

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