I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the various spiritual systems and practices I’ve been involved with over the years,[…]Read more
Temporal Width of the Window of Observation (TWWO): Aspects of Vipassana Meditation Considered from a Systems Approach
[this is easily-read material about meditation that gets more and more generalized as I develop it. I feel I should[…]Read more
Conscious of What?
Normally I don’t think much about questions like “What is the ultimate nature of consciousness?” To try to answer that[…]Read more
Clarity, Confusion, Science, Tibetan Buddhism – Being a Scientist, Being a Spiritual Seeker – Tsoknyi Rinpoche’s New Book
Readers of this blog and of my books tell me they like to hear about my personal psychological processes, how[…]Read more
Experiences of Peace – or Was It Resting in the Nature of Mind?
Background: Notes on an event in a 50+ year attempt to learn and benefit from spiritual practices…. For some years[…]Read more
A Curious Effect of Meditation? Smarter and Faster? Just Coincidence?
Friday night and Saturday morning (March 12, 2011), my wife and I participated in two telephone-conference type meditation trainings/explorations led[…]Read more
Models of Meditation and How They Might Affect Us
I have been discussing with colleagues how the models we have, explicit or implicit, of what is possible and desirable,[…]Read more