Do We Really Want to Know Ourselves?

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How little personality really wants to know “….don’t worry if, at the end of any day, you suddenly realize that you can’t remember a word I’ve said. That doesn’t matter. It’s the journey itself that’s going to change you.”  Ishmael – by Daniel Quinn (A gorilla comments on the current state of affairs) It seems…


Inquiry & Love – A Diamond Approach Dialectic on the Journey of Ascent

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Head, Heart and the Process of Understanding The prompting to pen this came from a recent question posted on Facebook: Does the Diamond Approach’s focus on psychology and the issues of the personality feel overly-emphasized? This led to thoughts along tangential threads of discussion – Is the Diamond Approach too head oriented? Does the Diamond…


The Abandoned Meditator

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Does Meditation Need Me?  Is your day ever like this? I wake up. Lie in bed a bit. Sense, Look and Listen.I get out of bed, go to the bathroom, brush teeth, put some water on hair and comb, splash some water on face…Now it’s time to meditate. I go to the meditation chair and…