In spiritual practice, we sometimes get insight experiences – they are moments of clear seeing-through and understanding, which lead to a dropping away of misconceptions and wrong views which we have held. This dropping away, in turn, weakens our reactivity patterns, thus leading to less clinging, and hence also less suffering (Pāli: dukkha). Most often […]
“Letting Go” – it’s quite a buzzword, isn’t it? It sounds so easy – whenever you find yourself landed with something difficult, burdensome, or tough, just let go and – pop! – it’s gone. Sounds nice in theory. There are only two problems with this: 1. Wanting to let go of something is just aversion […]
The universe is fundamentally a beautiful place. There is beauty in absolutely everything – clouds chasing one another on a stormy morning. Blades of grass rippling in the wind. Seagulls gliding in the air. Early autumn light in foliage. Bumblebees being busy on a flower. Beauty is the fabric that connects us to the universe […]
Follow my adventures on my dedicated Facebook group. So this is now my sixth month as a full-timer and rat race escapee out on the roads, and I would like to share a couple of reflections on my experiences and thoughts thus far. The following is in no particular or intentional order, nor is […]
Follow my adventures on my dedicated Facebook group. I am almost four months in now, and thus far I have written almost exclusively about aspects of RV living. At this point I can say with some confidence that I am fairly well established out on the roads – I have most practical problems to do […]
On the concept of mindfulness while out on the roads; and being given a road name through a chance encounter !
The Event Horizon is back on the road ! A mystery solved, and a lesson ( or two ) learned.