Category: personal change


But start slowly, because direction is more important than speed. Sit in another chair, on the […]


“Some periods of our growth are so confusing that we don’t even recognize that growth is […]

The One Who Knows

Talks & Essays The fact is there is no escape from the pain of losing what […]

Happy New Year!

May you all have a safe New Year’s Eve and a blessed New Year. I’m sure […]

Writer (repost from 2005)

“Lady Writing a Letter with Her Maid,” by Jan Vermeer She withdrew into herself, First writing […]

The Tao of the Self — Eight

The easiest way to be yourself is simply to flow like water. Water flows easily and […]

The Tao of the Self — Seven

We think of Heaven as eternal And Earth as lasting a very long time. Why do […]

The Tao of the Self — Six

The Valley of Flowers, in northern India’s state of Uttarakhand Be open and empty, like a […]

The Tao of the Self — Five

The universe is impartial; It doesn’t take sides. Sometimes it is wise to be impartial; And […]

The Tao of the Self — Four

Empty Vessel, Marilyn Coon If you imagine yourself as an empty vessel, you can be used, […]