There’s a pink one and a green one And a blue one and a yellow one And they’re all made out of ticky tacky And they all look just the same Little Boxes by Malvina Reynolds Our minds need to reconciles dissonance. So we paper over the story with a simple story. Even if there … Continue reading Paradoxes, Strange Loops, and Cognitive Dissonance
There is a story from the past that makes this point very vividly. A policeman comes across a man searching for something under a street lamp. He asks him “what are you looking for?” The man relieved to have help replies “My keys!” The policeman joins the search getting on his knees and mapping the … Continue reading What are you looking for?
Congrats! You’ve got a regular meditation practice going. Perhaps it was something that fit like a glove the first time you did it – something you knew you’d for the rest of your life. More than likely it wasn’t quite that easy. Like the other good habits in your life this too might have take a … Continue reading I’m meditating. Now what?
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