Practice

I am practicing mindfulness, compassion, and loving kindness for inner peace. Don't piss me off, now. Accompanying image here. #Meditation […] read more

Hunter Thompson Quotes

Someone else’s list of Hunter Thompson quotes, here. One grabbed me, recent experiences, notwithstanding: 11. "The importance of Liking Yourself is a notion that fell heavily out of favour during the coptic, anti-ego frenzy of the acid era — but nobody guessed back then that the experiment might churn up this kind of hangover; a […] read more

The Waste Land

“My nerves are bad to-night. Yes, bad. Stay with me. "Speak to me. Why do you never speak. Speak. "What are you thinking of? What thinking? What? "I never know what you are thinking. Think." I think we are in rats' alley Where the dead men lost their bones.” Excerpt From: T. S. Eliot. “The […] read more

Uncle Scott

All about Uncle Scott, and like a satellite, this kind of greatness revolves around my family tree. Furthermore, another cousin has seen that Uncle Scott’s sermons may be posted on the web. Whoa. Blew me away. Powerful sermon, and still topical.   #family […] read more

Consistency

Some call it stubbornness, others refer to it as consistency, and when I’m working? Especially with a fixed sign (Taurus, Leo, Scorpio, Aquarius)? I try to favor the word “tenacity.” “Stubborn” just sounds bad, you know. Me? I’m not a fixed sign, I’m one shade less flaky than a Gemini or Pisces, but only by […] read more

Jupiter in Virgo

Jupiter, the Sagittarius Planet, enters the Tropical Sign of Virgo on 8/11/2015. Jupiter marches smartly forward until right after the first of the new year, and starts to retrograde 1/7/2016, from 23 degrees to 13 degrees, going direct 5/9/2016, with a quick forward march until? Jupiter exits Virgo on 9/9/2016. Old Jove itself, Jupiter, is […] read more

Print Mandala

PrintMandala.com weird little resource. Gorgeous, somewhat different mandalas, available as line art, to print out as a coloring book-like page. Great for the kids, but the purpose? On larger scale? Maybe good for adults, too. Hard to see the site making a go of it, but there’s an app, too. Plus a coloring book for […] read more

From Marcus Aurelius

“In Matter of Writing or Reading Thou Must Needs Be Taught before thou can do either: much more in matter of life. ‘For thou art born a mere slave, to thy senses and brutish affections;’ destitute without teaching of all true knowledge and sound reason.” Excerpt From: Emperor of Rome Marcus Aurelius. “Meditations.” Book 11, […] read more

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