My journey everyday I wanted to capture my life in one picture. Every so often my heart fills up with a lot of sadness, anxiety, darkness. It gets super dark and then I realize that I need to act on it. I slowly and gently lead my heart and mind away from that dark place … Continue reading My journey
Sometimes I get frustrated at how convoluted explanations are. All I need to know is 'what is soul' or 'what is consciousness'. The scriptures take me down a long winded journey of a few weeks or even months and I finally come out either more confused than before, or with a clear picture (60-40). My … Continue reading Beginner’s guide to spirituality
We sat around the fireLooking at the skyWondering what was out thereThat helped us all get by.I asked the little rose,who protects you tender one?She said, my thorns protect methey keep me safe from everyone.I turned to the pink lady and asked her sowho protects you dear lady, from getting hurt and bruised?She turned to … Continue reading Friday Prayer
'God' aka 'Universe' has been the axis around which I have made my life spin. Of late, I have felt anxious, sad, angry, hopeless and a myriad of such emotions. I have been spinning like a wobbly ball with nothing to hold on to. Wobbly you wonder?- Well, I have been trying to solve all … Continue reading Spinning out of control?
I like to watch my roses bloom every spring. As spring rolled around this year, I was disappointed to see no roses. Well, one or two but not as many as I expected. I went closer to pluck a few. There were tons of bees on the rose plants and they kept buzzing around my … Continue reading Bees and Roses
Hey Ya'll, So, a new neighbor moved in. His garage faces my backyard. From morn to night he cuts stuff, grinds stuff, paints stuff and does stuff that is very very noisy. When I sit down to meditate, the chain saw announces itself. When I play with Cherry in the backyard, his paint sprayer hisses … Continue reading Breathe in … and let it all out
I used to watch Sir James Dyson demo his sleek Dyson inventions and could not resist getting one of those suckers. He was so passionate about his product that just to reward his sincerity I made the purchase. Yes, I am one of those unicorns - thank you very much. Please refer to this diagram … Continue reading Regular Maintenance – My Dyson Vacuum
I pretty much take Cherry everywhere I go. We were attending a play date at a park one time and Cherry was as usual the star of the show. She rolled in the mud, licked everyone and we were having good old fun. She was getting a belly rub when a kid looked at the … Continue reading Letting go – I just may have cracked the code.
As I roam around my house, I wonder who had occupied this room or that room before we moved in. I wonder what they were like, what language they spoke, what kind of family dynamics they had. I wonder what other secrets the walls of my house hold? The house I live in currently, is … Continue reading Real Estate 101
I have been fascinated by the life of poet Rumi and have been reading. This parable jumped out at me. Have you heard of the story of the three fishes that lived in a lake? One wise (A), one not so wise (B) and one not wise at all (S). They lived happily in a … Continue reading A parable