The following is a poem by David Whyte as included in his latest book: The Solace, Nourishment, and Underlying Meaning of Everyday Words as presented on a recent Sam Harris podcast. I thought it deserves inclusion here, in its entirety.
There will be much made of the current attempt to undermine our very democracy in the yers to come. What has to come first is figuring out a way to make this a country for all again, with shared ideals and shared truths.
What we didn't need now was more reasons to be wary of each other. * While most conservatives don't hate poor people, it seems they continue to elect people who, at the very least, don't care about them. I want to
Some time ago I appended a pair of characters to the end of my twitter bio. They paired well with where I was at that time and how I was beginning to feel about my life. I was seeking change
The goal of mindfulness meditation is to simply be aware of how things already are. It can greatly improve your life and you don't need anything to get started.
As I sit here at my desk, in a small home Jena and I built in the foothills of the Cascade range in North Central Washington I am struck by how lucky I am. Both Jena and I have been