September 24, 2014
I remember my grandmother sitting alone in the sunny back yard - not lonely but quiet, in touch with something larger than her mind - stillness, silence, consciousness.
I remember my mother sliding into dementia and watching her mind become silent, silent and empty (until childhood abandonment pain would surface from the unlocking compartments (more…)
September 23, 2014
There is a time when the edifice of self disappears in the silence and stillness of now. We find it sometimes in meditation, deep quiet, self-forgetting creativity or the profound peace of nature. We enter a space beyond identity, goals, purpose, time, ambition and expectations, beyond our emotional fear-contraction, beyond the illusion of a (more…)
September 6, 2014
Because extraordinary differences exists between the New Human and our conventional personality, I thought it might be use to contrast them.
My ordinary personality is
Organized around the ego "me" and the persona I cultivate to handle insecurity, fear, and uncertainty.
Largely self-centered in its concerns
Reactive in my emotionality and contracted in its (more…)