Back to square one is the starting point of any genuine expression. Genuine square one is when you realize the desolateness, the spaciousness for that which is completely devoid of any feedback. You have finally confronted your good old self. This type of square one is primordial, the genuine one. There is no reference point…..Chogyan Trungpa
this reminds me of our own innate knowing & the responsibility to not deplete its arsenal of awareness….those leaky places which empty our loving places, cause us to surrender our authority & limit our longings….
Things Considered when Filling the Well….
holding the moon tight
finding that perfect corner to watch the world in silence
sometimes it’s Rilke…sometimes it’s Nietzsche…..
sometimes it’s Charlie Brown…
remembering you have a couch & using it to rest
regarding all as a dream
cookies & milk
sand & wave & shells
starting over, beginning again, & forgetting why…
glossing over naked reality for awhile…
yoga, yoga, yoga…
sitting with true purpose
checking out holy places in everyone you know
looking for the bottomless wild
remembering that floating comes before growing
Most of us never received a wise & mature introduction to the immense challenges, privileges, & possibilities of the life we entered into. Developing discernment helps us learn life’s lessons more clearly & quickly, turn challenges into opportunities & avoid unnecessary obstacles. We can then say, I have lived a good life, that I have touched &