Dealing With Pain
A motorcycle crash, hair loss, schizophrenia
You don’t tell the quality of a master by the size of his crowds.
Going Against The Dragon
An Interview With Robert Bly
Some dragons don’t want to be lifted up into the heart area. That’s their place down where they are. You go down and meet them on their ground. “I’m going to lift you up and bathe you in the violet light of the heart.” What do they care about that?
Pernicious Oneness In Spiritual Thinking And Practice
Spiritual seekers, in their thirst for the “oneness” experience, are easily led toward simplistic ways of thinking and impotent practices which, at best, may be a waste of time and energy and lead to self-delusion and, at worst, may lead to mental and emotional disturbance.
There’s the pain denied so many times, in so many ways, that I know its disguises in others, can tell an honest man from a block away: he sways on his vulnerability, no flower but fully human, bends to his breeze, weeps in his rain.
Predestination Vs. Free Will
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