Life after Facebook

Life after Facebook

This week I finally did it: I cancelled my Facebook account. I was very late in joining the FB legion, but - once in - I was in completely. I collected friends, groups, pages and events. I was fully enjoying virtual life. But somewhere deep inside it didn’t feel...

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Wide awake

Wide awake

Five a clock in the morning and I’m wide awake. Both physically and mentally completely switched on. I do not feel startled or anything. I am just very, very, very awake and alert. It happens to me every now and then. I wake up with a feeling of urgency, of...

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Silence is golden

Silence is golden

When I was about 18, a family member who was at my birthday commented on the appearance of one of the other guests. I remember the exact words, but they don't translate well, so the gist will have to do. She basically said, loudly, that the person in question had the...

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Decision, decisions

Lately some heavy-duty decision making has come my way. And with it a truckload of 'what ifs' have entered my head. Needless to say, being as highly developed as I am spiritually this doesn't faze me at all. I just sit, meditate for a bit and, lo and behold, the...

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Fear is a bad counsellor in our current society

Fear is a bad counsellor in our current society

I mentioned it earlier in my blog about stress: fear is in my opinion the ultimate source of the most debilitating stress. Fear to lose, fear to get hurt, fear to not be able to pay your dues, fear to be laughed at, fear to die, fear to live. Fear is evolutionary a...

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Not a shred of evidence exists that life is serious

Not a shred of evidence exists that life is serious

Talking about stress! The other day I read an article about suicide clusters that have been occurring amongst high school students in Palo Alto over the last years. The gist of it was that, although the establishment denies it fervently, the suicides have been the...

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It’s all about me

It’s all about me

In an earlier blog I told you about the detours I took in coming to where I am now. I don't know whether you noticed, but I choose my words carefully. The following words just about sum it up: I was on the path that I thought my parents, siblings, friends,...

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