Category Archives: Life

Why I Quit My Job and Moved 400 Miles Away.

Dreaming is something we all believe in, but it’s too often not something we’re able to bring to reality. We work too hard, don’t live enough and don’t enjoy things as well as we should. We find that what we’re … Continue reading

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Why I’m No Longer A Slave To Anger

Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned. – Buddha For a long time anger was a part of my life. I … Continue reading

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Are You Being A Slave?

When I was in my early twenties I was angry. Angry about what was going on in my life. Angry at my dad and mom for their divorce when I was eight at myself for being discharged from Marine boot … Continue reading

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Are You Living The Life You Want?

Friday we had the whole, “The world is ending, Oh my god, what are we going to do”, thing. But it got me to thinking about how susceptible we are to things we read, see and watch. I know people … Continue reading

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How We’re Teaching Buddhism To Our Kids.

I’ve posted many times about my beliefs in Buddhism, but I’ve never discussed what we tell our kids about Buddhism or Christianity. Here’s a couple of recent stories about our life and raising our kids Buddhist. A few weeks ago, … Continue reading

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My Favorite Christmas’ As A Kid

When I was a little boy my aunt would stay with us on Christmas. Truth be told, she wasn’t really an aunt, but someone my grandparents were friends with and became part of their family. When my dad and his … Continue reading

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Damn, It Feels Good To Be Dark.

Your Inner Darkness Sometimes darkness has a way of finding you, finding who you are inside and manipulating it. These dark forces come from within each of us. We all have our darkness, the things that if we were to … Continue reading

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