Illusions of Self-Denial and Suffering

Individuals on a spiritual path eventually hear about the virtues of non-attachment and self-denial. Some teachings inform them that desire causes all pain and suffering, which obviously has an element of truth.

Once you become attached to your desires…you ride an endless cycle of alternating pleasure and pain…especially if you’re stuck in the Hive Mind Mentality. The Social Maze becomes a troublesome environment of failure and frustration…with a few minutes of pleasure sprinkled in. Continue reading “Illusions of Self-Denial and Suffering”

Conquering the Evil Forces of the Elite

The New Year promised us a new beginning. Since time relentlessly moves on, autumn will soon offer us their leaves of red, orange, gold and yellow..and then unceremoniously fall to the ground…dead. Maybe you’re reading this when that’s already happened. Possibly, it’s late winter. You look at a frozen lake…pondering and visualizing scenes of new life born from the bloodless scene of winter. Suddenly, you realize spring patiently waits around the corner. You think “Maybe this is the time…that power transfers from members of the elite to the individual.

As your thoughts sink deeper and deeper… Continue reading “Conquering the Evil Forces of the Elite”