Archive for October, 2010

October 31

October, Thoughts For…

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31. Many of us crucify ourselves between two thieves – regret for the past and fear of the future. Fulton Oursler

30. Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. Ambrose Redmoon

It is Halloween weekend. I figured I’d put some quotes on fear.

29. If the doors of perception were cleansed everything would appear to man as it is, infinite. William Blake

28. To use this short finite life to grieve over the chaos of the world is like weeping into a river of tears for fear it will run dry. Only those that abandon …

October 12

Enlightenment! Or is it an Inner Ear Problem?

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Most of you know I have really been about meditation of late. I’ve been much more consistent than I have ever been; for a few months now I’ve been meditating more days than not. If you’ve read my writing about it before, you might remember I had an amazing experience many years ago that resulted in me having too much expectation and then throwing in the towel on sitting meditation. The experience was beautiful, and from that point on I was frustrated and disappointed that it didn’t happen again. In fact my thoughts were obsessive about it, and I moved to a different type …

October 7

Another Research Experiment

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This is a request I received from a friend of a friend. I am all about supporting research, so help her out. It even says you get a gift card to Barnes and Noble!

Dear Family, Friends, and Colleagues,

I am writing to you because I am having great difficulty finding paricipants (I need 200) for my Doctoral Research Project. I am asking each of you to please take a few minutes out of your busy schedules to either participate in my project (link and information can be found below) or pass on this email to your friends and families who have either experienced a pregnancy or are currently experiencing either their own or their partner’s pregnancy. Each participant receives a $5 …