Jun 042020

Is This Still It?

I’d written and published “Is This It?” a few days ago but I’ve had this uncomfortable feeling I hadn’t really gotten to the core of what I was trying to say. Looking back, I had…Continue Reading

Jun 032020

IS THIS IT?

Can mindfulness help you reduce stress and improve focus in your daily life? Who is more self-deluded than he who is careless of his own welfare after gaining a hard-won human birth and manhood, too?…Continue Reading

May 312020

THE JOY OF TEA

I’m quite late to the party. I’ve spent all 30 years of my life consuming very little caffeine, to this day I’ve never tried coffee. Although I grew up around my grandparents, who are fuelled…Continue Reading

Feb 192020

TWO ORCHIDS

Two orchids were left for dead in my workplace. Rather than throwing them away I requested I had them on my desk, just to see if they could be revived, even though I knew nothing…Continue Reading

Oct 142019

ON BEAUTY

The highest education is that which does not merely give us information, but makes our life in harmony with all existence. Rabindranath Tagore Why are our temples so heavily adorned with images, patterns and designs? Climb…Continue Reading

Oct 122019

HONESTY

Heart-mind joined as the loving twins,Both married to the truth of the self from within,Both reaching for the innocence from where they begin.Each ventures out on their lonely path,Both longing to return to their forgotten…Continue Reading

Aug 012019

WHAT IS THE EGO?

The ego, as defined by a simple google search is “a person’s sense of self-esteem or self-importance.”Many philosophies talk about ridding the self of ego, but to lose one’s self worth- or self esteem is…Continue Reading