Exposure to Koans is recent in my journey but has proven to be invaluable. Just a mere reflection of what on the surface appear to be unsolvable riddles, unearths my deep-rooted patterns of thinking. The chooser of me that I have identified with for most of my life is exposed again for what it is. … Continue reading Tripped up by the chooser
The most enlightened, realized, fully awake person on the planet still has to discover what life is like from a radically new perspective. In an absolute, non-dual sense, all our answers are found in what we are, which is everything there is. Sometimes we need a little help seeing past our conditioned limitations. The recognition of headlessness, what is at zero, space for the world was a powerful, mind-altering revelation. I hope it does the same for you. Your first reaction may be, "so what?" but don't let that frustrate you into not looking again. It may take a while to unravel what you have worked so hard to construct.
In my last post I tried to paint a picture of God unpacking Himself to know Himself through us so that what He knew in concept, He wanted to experience as us and it becomes ultimate knowing or experiential knowing…divine truth. Because we are limited in our temporal reality, we stretch this unpacking over … Continue reading WRECKED!
A few weeks ago I wrote a post about the "Giant Baby." You should check it out if you haven't. It is a picture of our humanity, our origins, who we really are as one. In this post I'd like to share another picture. Have you seen one of these Russian nested dolls? I think … Continue reading Our Center is Love
Love only gives. Love never takes. Jesus once told a story about a father who had two sons. The younger son wanted to leave home and find his independence. The father gave the son the value of his inheritance in cash. The father gave the older son what was left. The father “gave himself completely” … Continue reading Love only gives