Posts Categorized: Culture and Spirituality

How to Make Peace With Change

“Each man, each thing, everything in this world has its reason for being. Everything is beautiful, everything is good, everything is necessary.”  – Piet Mondrian    New York closed down… Read more »

Who Else Wants to Live?

Reading Time: 5 minutes The aim of mindfulness—true mindfulness—is existential . . . It sometimes happens that bits from seemingly unrelated zones of life — (cooking, philosophizing, clothing, cleaning, creating,… Read more »

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Healing Democracy

Reading Time: 7.5 Minutes Facing life’s contradictions by contemplating Euripides is an opportunity for us to heal ourselves as well as our bewildered democracy . . . Democracy & Contradiction In Euripides’s… Read more »

Open to Life in All Its Forms

Reading Time: Just under 2 minutes As humans, rightly or wrongly, we often yearn for more. We want more life. More friendship. More humanity. More intimacy.    The Integrity of… Read more »

To Study the Way

Reading Time: Just under 3 minutes What is a suitable, lasting, reliable standard for life? What, in short, is the Way?  This morning I went for a run on Houston street…. Read more »

Attending to Time

Reading Time: Just over 7 minutes Live deeply, broadly, and grandly. Be spiritually ambitious. Engage with life.  Act.  Ask questions. Answer them. Test your answers . . . “Yes, all that might… Read more »