meditation

Transition to Trump signals time for inner change

If we could change ourselves, the tendencies in the world also change. As a man changes his own nature, so does the attitude of the world change towards him…We need not wait to see what others do. ~...
Joanna Gaskell as the Pilot in "Grounded". Photo by Emily Bayrock.

Fringe Reviews: Grounded and Not Enough

Two one-woman shows, on opposite sides of anxiety and despair

The Joy of Living: Calming the Mind

When I first started to meditate, I thought that the point of sitting cross-legged on a cushion was get to a state of “no thought.” I viewed thoughts themselves as a problem — it turns out this is a...

An intense month: your numerology cycles for September 1–15

“The foliage has been losing its freshness through the month of August, and here and there a yellow leaf shows itself like the first grey hair amidst the locks of a beauty who has seen one season too...

Meditation and chronic pain

If neither you nor anyone immediate to you has had chronic pain, it is nearly impossible to relate to.

A final Zen koan: so bloody what?

Mystical searching has become a hodgepodge. The art of breaking ground with your shovel and digging deep in one spot has become rare.

Ideas on the move at TEDx Vancouver

TEDx Vancouver is positioned to become networking central for up and coming creatives. 2010 was the second year for the volunteer-driven TEDx Vancouver where 500 interesting, passionate and on the mov

Souls of Mischief at Fortune Club

Snowboarding and rap collide!

Computing Contemplation

Meditation on a Mac. Is it possible?