A Note on Illustrations I’m not much of a visual person, ideas and words are my thing, but I’ve recently discovered the dozens of beautiful and striking images created by my brother-in-law, John-Forrest Bamberger. I plan to start putting them in to my blog posts, perhaps even going back and adding them to earlier posts, […]
It seems like forever since I’ve posted anything here, other than the just previous one. A combination of illness, work, Holidays, etc., but I hope now to start sharing some things again!
Just for a little fun, before I get involved in a serious meditation retreat, my wife and I read today that search engines like Google constantly update their fill-in-the-question-after-the-first-word box by surveying what questions are being most frequently asked today. It occurred to me that if you ask the five classic news questions, who, what, […]
One of the things I’ve tried to do most of my life, both in my personal and professional lives, has been to become aware of the more subtle aspects of what I’m thinking, feeling, and doing. I especially like to become aware of implicit assumptions that lie behind what I’m doing, outside of my normal […]
I know it’s been a while since I’ve had time to post anything – so busy back East creating the online workshop on mindfulness and meditation – news and mini-essays soon!
Recently a reader submitted a comment that just gave a URL and a comment that I should see this. Since many viruses and scams are sent around this way, and I do not have time to check them out, I always delete any submitted comments or emails that are like this. So if you have […]
Those of you who’ve heard me lecture know I use images a lot to illustrate ideas, and I often make the point that it’s so hard to find time to read, to keep up with things nowadays. There’s a very funny (to my sense of humor) cartoon I saw at least 30 years ago that […]
Dr. Charles T. Tart, Mindfulness, Institute of Transpersonal Psychology, Lecture 4, Part 15 of 19 parts. To start class from beginning, click here. CTT: One of the jobs of the field of Transpersonal Psychology will be to someday find ways to evaluate the actual kind of changes that take place in people as a result […]
I’m going to be on retreat with Shinzen Young for a couple of weeks right after Christmas, so don’t expect to be posting anything here until about the second week in January 2011. Shinzen Young is a fantastically good meditation teacher – check out his web pages (shinzen.org).
Something confusing is happening with this blog software, confusing enough that I’m not sure what it is. Like I thought I was posting a response to Bob D’s comment, but then the response appeared but Bob D’s comment seems to have disappeared? Or I’ve responded to some things but the response does not appear? Hang […]