Here and now = oneness

Here and now = oneness

A few weeks ago, I sat outside at night, staring at the bright full moon. The mind was curious, so I started to ask questions and inquire with the moon about herself: ​Mind: Moon, why do you appear as you appear? Do you exist ’out there’, or are you a function of my...
No self? Science (needlessly) agrees

No self? Science (needlessly) agrees

A friend recently shared an article titled “Eastern philosophy says there is no ‘self.’ Science agrees. My intuitive response was, “It’s always fun to see how the oldest news in the universe takes today’s headlines as a scientific discovery.” ​ ​There are no...
The theory of “non” subjectivity

The theory of “non” subjectivity

I recently had a conversation with no other than ChatGPT. ​Despite the hype, calling it a conversation is problematic because it only produces a conditioned response based on predetermined information and answers. Well, actually, it’s pretty similar to most human...
“Say thank you!”

“Say thank you!”

I slowly hiked up Schweitzer Mountain last weekend and saw a bee pollinating the flowers on my way up. ​I looked at her for a moment and noticed how gratitude for her dedicated work to pollinate our natural environment and food emerged in my experience. It was a...
What is leadership?

What is leadership?

What is leadership? ​Leadership is listening until there is understanding Leadership is being position-less but power-full Leadership is being guided by the virtue of love, not trying to guide by the virtue of leadership Leadership is being there with someone, not for...