The Flaws Of Others

When we find ourselves criticizing others, whether publicly or in the privacy of our own thoughts, we should stop to consider where we have been guilty of the same attitudes and behaviors that we find so objectionable.  It is highly likely, with some rare exceptions, that, at one point or another, perhaps even currently, we…

An Internal Refuge

“The only way to survive these times is if you have a meditation practice.” – Gabby Bernstein, 2016 Five years after this statement was made, it is truer now more than ever.  By all measure, the outside world seems to be growing evermore chaotic and confusing by the day.  On the whole, we are more…

Conducive To Peace

While we should try to create circumstances in our lives that are conducive to peace, this will likely prove to be impossible.  We cannot control everyone and everything.  Life and the people around us will never fully cooperate with our plans.  Beyond that, we, ourselves, may not actually know what conditions will bring peace to…