Tag Archives: mindfulness

Self, Not-Self

I just read an article on mindfulness, in which the author points out that there’s nothing so inherently great about “being in the now.”  Instead, we’re asked to understand that the way out from confusion and delusion, to becoming free … Continue reading

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Savoring Every Second

Those of you who know me, know I’ve made a life-long project of re-crafting myself. At the moment Bugs found me – at that very moment – I found myself not much liking whom I’d turned into.  Wanting to become … Continue reading

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Mindfulness And The Purr

I’ve read it several places:  Cats purr when they’re content – and also when they’re in pain. That latter struck me as slightly strange – although I could sort of guess that by invoking the vibe of contentment even when … Continue reading

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Don’t Worry, Bugs

Over the past two weeks by now (sheesh, has it really been that long?), I kind of lost my train of thought.  Who wouldn’t, with Cat-Woman Destivelle and Cat-Guy MacAskill?  But I’m glad to say the train’s just pulled back … Continue reading

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