2020 – Step 108: Indirect Discovery

“When your body is crucified with the disease, ascend in the consciousness of health.  When your mind is crucified with trials and temptations, arise in the sphere of self-control.  When you are entombed in sorrow, resurrect yourself into happiness.  When you are buried beneath restlessness, resurrect your mind into continued calmness in deep meditative silence.   …

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2020 – Step 89:  Sunday Blessings – Mysterial Algorithm

"Mysterial - (adjective) - mysterious; mystical." Everyday reality does not exist until it is observed.  Is it possible that the mental world is a Transpersonal Mind behaving according to natural laws which transcends the individual psyche?  For today - think back to around Valentine's Day - remember?   The Rolling Stones sang - "you don't …

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2020 – Step 83: Spiral Nest – Small Cause – Big Effect

"Bridled Wisdom - (noun) - wisdom contained in a fence of self-congratulations." ~Marshmellow Message Without distance - personal values can be hard to see.  There can be no strength without weakness.  In the 'rush-rush-hurry-hurry' of life - there is hardly any time for self-reflection - especially regarding commitments.  Are they worth it or not?  For …

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2020 – Step 82: Sunday Blessings – Lucid Un-Dreaming

Between Order and Disorder is the point of spontaneous creation - it's called The Chaosmos.  Beginner's Mind.  For today - keep it simple.  Identify the problem.  State what needs to happen.  Offer to help.  It's not Social Distancing - it's Physical Distancing.  Love is Medicine.  Self-organizing. Reorganizing Community.  It's not "why is this happening" - …

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