Holding Pattern

The birds circled overhead, their holding pattern, a mirror of his current state of mind. Round and round went his thoughts. This wasn’t troubling him; it created no stress. He had, after all, been thinking about human drama. Ironically, what manifested from these circular thoughts, was this strange, yet calming, holding pattern. As his mind [...]

Horology: An appreciation of the mind

Imagine handing over a complicated watch - that happens to be your prized possession - to an Horologist. It’s faulty and you want it fixed. Perhaps it’s made of gold and worth a great deal of money. It could also have sentimental value.  Imagine watching the horologist work You notice his hands; how steady they [...]

Pause for Time

It can be difficult to be appreciative of anything when we’re suffering. Life can be so challenging at times, that we begin to wonder, what’s the point of it all? We become overwhelmed with our emotional pain and suffering; so overwhelmed, that it pushes out any sense of appreciation, we might have had. It is [...]

Conflict . . . Remove it

What is the true precursor to change? This change must be either internal or external. Internal change is both the easiest and the hardest option. It is easy and hard in equal measure because it is instant. The mind has come to expect change to be a slow and drawn out process, as such, the [...]

Everybody Wants to Rule the World

In respect of seeing all of this as something to believe in and trust, it really is only testing, experimenting and experiencing it, that's likely to bring it home.