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Your voice, your way

Society teaches us how to mould ourselves in boxes of predetermined shapes. Although indifferent to this in childhood, and rebellious as teenagers, with age we learn to fit in a given box somewhat comfortably. Such is life! No harm done unless we never venture out of our pigeonhole. If we remain stuck there, our spirit shrinks, and that can be a serious problem. Fact is we live in symbiosis with the world and this relationship…

Presence

What if the “other dimension” what so close to us that we could not see it? Always there, so accessible, but unseen… What I mean by “other dimension”…

Dreamtime or the Dreaming

On this road where we are unaware of a beginning and of an end, nothing is certain, we only have beliefs. For a believer, only is beliefs are true and synonymous with reality. What we believe to be true in the moment, is what exists, it cannot logically be other than that.  I love discovering other realities — whether it be walking in the city peering down street at night to catch a glimpse of…

pink shoe over a water hole

What counts is the opposite of what is countable and directly aligned with what is tell-able. I was out walking the other night after a rainstorm, and a…

regarder le ciel

I don’t know about you, but for me, the mere fact of saying or hearing that one word makes me automatically conscious of my breathing and I can’t…

Time

Some people have more than they need while others never seem to have enough even though we all function with the same clock and calendar. Time is a mental concept invented by man and it rules our lives. Imagine if there were no months, no weeks, no hours. Only the sun and the moon, alternately rising and setting, and the ebb and flow of the seasons. No more RRSPs, no more past, no more future.…

I’m part of the sky

This week, I’ve been preoccupied by a campaign against over-packaging taken on by an environmental protection agency. This is only the starting point leading to deeper musings and…

the-seekers-jonatan-pie

We all need to feel loved. That need can manifest itself in different ways – a need for attention, a need for validation, pride, the fear of being…

Dreams

A third of our life is spent sleeping. Dreams take place during REM sleep. Scientific sources say that a person can dream on average 100 minutes (1 hour and 40 minutes) per night based on 15 to 20 minutes of REM sleep per cycle with 4 to 5 cycles per night A sixty-year-old will have spent 5 years dreaming with a total of 20 years sleeping! What are dreams? How is it that in a…