Learning to Love our Collective Shadow

Learning to Love our Collective Shadow

I used to live in an extremely cozy home on the moral high ground. Yes, I was a good person but oh how I absolutely loved that about myself. It took a harsh fall from grace for me to realize just how cruel I was actually being. You see, I professed non-judgment, I always made [...]

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What it’s really like to be ‘spiritual’.

What it’s really like to be ‘spiritual’.

Trying to become vegan. Having someone offer you bacon. Cursing the universe internally. 2. Having someone teach you how to feel energy with their hands. Internally thinking that they’re full of shit. Going to a friend and teaching them how to feel energy with their hands. 3. Drinking Ayahuasca. Puking your guts and soul out. [...]

D.I.Y ways to conveniently run away from yourself by sabotaging your meditation practice.

D.I.Y ways to conveniently run away from yourself by sabotaging your meditation practice.

As a long-time meditation saboteur and laziness aficionado I feel that I am qualified, perhaps even over-qualified to speak on this subject. Therefore,  I would just like to pre-warn all the zen masters and meditation gurus that this article may contain tardiness too high brow for your still and empty minds to comprehend mkay? Now [...]

Ready. Set. Go! : First past the post gains enlightenment!!!

Ready. Set. Go! : First past the post gains enlightenment!!!

So I have been noticing a certain trend among some in the ‘long-time’ spiritual community lately, where anyone who is vaguely interested in the idea of spirituality or wears some sort of flowery head gear is deemed a sort of, and what I would have called through my Sex-Pistol-obsessed pubescence,  ‘poser'. Although we don’t really [...]