Discussing a Quote from Nisargadatta Maharaj

March 31, 2020

Meditate on it as your true being and try to be it in your daily life, and you shall realize it in its fullness…

The Meaning of “Right Relationship”

February 29, 2020

“Right relationship” is the movement of being lived as an invitation to Non-separation spontaneously and simultaneously…

Chinese Re-Education Schools for Muslims

January 31, 2020

Once you understand your Original Story, you can no longer be controlled by “secondary narratives”…

Race & the Closeness of James Baldwin

December 31, 2019

The discussion of race in America has plenty of ‘heat’ but not much ‘light’…

On Objectivism & Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged

November 30, 2019

In Rand’s thinking the I am must be conscious of something outside of itself. From the “pure” I am, what is outside of the self is an illusion – all is the I am…

How Societies Arise, Thrive, & Fall

October 30, 2019

Ultimately, the author capitulates to the Culture of Separation and sees no way to reach the solutions that Impersonal experience brings…

Xanax, Betrayal, & the Separate Self

September 30, 2019

The addiction to benzodiazepines and opioids is similar to the addiction to the Separate Self. Both lead you through a life disconnected from your true being…

Assad & the Syrian Civil War

August 22, 2019

When life is an unknown war with yourself, militaristic activity is your natural behavior. War in the external environment is part of what you assume to be “the way of the world” because it’s the way of your internal world, unnoticed and utterly separate…

Evolution is a Story

August 16, 2019

From Non-separation, the story of evolution can be appreciated but is experienced with a different sort of “distance” that makes it “held lightly” as both who you are and who you are not…

Genpo Merzel’s Big Mind, Big Heart

August 6, 2019

The challenge facing each of us today and our entire world is how to embody and live this Apex perspective. It can hold the tension of opposites and respond appropriately moment by moment…