Monthly Archive: February 2014

Can we still be friends? Buddhism in breakups.

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We broke up over text message because our face to face communications had gradually been decreasing as we started to make the unconscious efforts to distance ourselves from each other. “I never want to hear from you again and I have no interest in being your friend,” was what her final message said. All I …

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The Eight Fold Path: Right View

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Since the Eight Fold Path is basically the foundation for Buddhism, and the roadmap Siddhartha gave us to reach enlightenment, and to end out suffering, I thought it’s something we should take a look at.  Most people know very little about the Eight Fold Path so once a month, I’m going to post about one …

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Starting over at 46

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I have a birthday coming up in a few weeks that’s causing me some anxiety.  I’ve never concerned myself with growing older but for some reason this birthday is weighing on me.  Maybe it’s because I will officially be on the downhill side of my forties or because the last time I grew a beard …

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