Friends and Lovers Pt 2

I believe Action is needed. Carefully planned action that produces positive results – affirmative action. If you haven’t read the last instalment ‘You Are Lost Without Friends’, Dec 10, you might want to Action 1 Write about all the significant relationships that I have ever had. Maybe even make an Ancestry type chart of how […]

Concentration Leads to Sobriety and Peace

Joyful Path Since I first read ‘Joyful Path of Good Fortune’ with my sangha’s Foundations Class back in 2008, it has indeed been a provided a joyful path for me. I had been searching for meaning for two and a half years since AA made me aware that I was powerless over alcohol and my […]

Holy Spirit of Buddha, Batman! Kaaapoooow !#/*%!

Breathing Under Water In ‘Breathing Under Water’, Richard Rohr speaks a lot about the Holy Spirit. I love talking about the Holy Spirit because when I GOT sober, meaning when I finally began to not drink and follow another path, The Holy Spirit was the best term I could think of to describe my connection […]

Such Is Life – Death of Ego Takes So Long

I am so confused! Are you? I have for so long searched…and I don’t know what I’m searching for. (Or is that sought?) I have been working on a mission I think for about 8 months and it’s going so well (by most external measures) and so poorly (by my expectations) it’s hard to know […]

72 Hour Challenge – Acceptance

Acceptance “And acceptance is the answer to all my problems today. When I am disturbed, It is because I find some person, place, thing, situation — Some fact of my life — unacceptable to me, And I can find no serenity until I accept That person, place, thing, or situation As being exactly the way […]