Here’s the thing, I have had to step away from all social media platforms entirely. In some part driven by my own issues with overdeveloped empathy. I think many of us feel compelled to try and fix the suffering we can’t bear to watch rather than work on our capacity to just be present with … More Social Platforms Shouldn’t Spread Soul-Dysentery
Chapters 18 and 19 are practically a matched set – a before and after, problem and solution, bookending the same issue. It’s that dratted ego-centric monkey mind versus true Self stuff again. The opening line from chapter 18: When the great Tao is forgotten, goodness and piety appear. Contrasted with first line of 19: Throw … More ToV 18 &19 – Throw Away Holiness and Wisdom
The first thought to enter people’s minds when you say “hacker” is chain smoking Russians trying to steal your credit card information, or maladjusted teenagers breaking into government systems. The word is shocking, disturbing, and a sexy seller in the media. Fact of the matter is hackers are rule breakers sure, but in the sense … More Day 79 – hug a hacker!