Feel the feelings

We feel all kinds of feelings about all things. That is normal. It goes on all the time, and often the messages carried by them are confusing and conflicted. If you let them dictate your direction, you will get nothing done, or you will get the wrong things done. Let your brain do the thinking. […]

Flow freely, without compulsion

Do not desire something at any cost. Do not avoid something at any cost. Withdraw into self-sufficiency when needed.  Keep your mind free of unhealthy passions, to the best of your ability. That free mind is your fortress. Make it strong! (Meditations 8:48) Take the information provided to you by your initial impressions. Don’t torture […]

A Good Day

It was a Good day.  Let’s say that for a change: I am happy with what I got. There is still that childish, shitty side of me, that tells me not to accept, not to be grateful, not to cherish and not to appreciate. The one that says: “there could have and should have been more”. […]

Learn to be happy – Memento Mori

Just remember that this will not last, not forever and not even for a very long time. There will be the last breath. The last kiss. The last meal. The last time for anything and for everything. Don’t worry and think so god-damn much. Live now and give a lot of kisses. Play that guitar […]

It does not exist!

At that moment, consciousness looked at the thought “I can’t live with myself,” and I realized there are two here—“I” and the “self I can’t live with.” And then there was another little thought: Who is this self that I can’t live with? But there was no answer; that was the last question. And then […]

The watchword of the day

Attention.  Retire into thyself. The rational principle which rules has this nature, that it is content with itself when it does what is just, and so secures tranquility. – Marcus Aurelius, Meditations 7.28 The directing mind is satisfied when doing the right thing. Therefore, watch what you do. Keep it clear all the time; am […]