actively trying to detach from one in service of the potential to connect with another. I’m patiently waiting for a metaphor to come to me. does it have to hurt like this? I wonder why “knowing” doesn’t always make it easy. the other night I called him crying. walking away has never really been a […]
To lose oneself in The sweet bliss of conviction: I am right! You’re wrong!
1994’s Pulp Fiction was my favorite movie growing up, bar none. It came out when I was 16 years old and I’d never seen anything like it. A bizarre gangster mashup of blood and guts, witty dialogue and colorful characters, in rewatching the film I reached the conclusion that it is still the perfect film […]
by Justin Deschamps Has the truth movement been infiltrated? That is the question explored in the following. In general, the question drew us toward the truth, in all respects, not the rigid answers that have been accepted and pushed blindly by the masses. Likely, if you are reading these words, you are a truth rebel, […]
Kalbarri was bloody awesome. The experiences I’d had were out of this world and I was apprehensive leaving. Would Shark Bay live up to the hype? Was I going to regret leaving Kalbarri when I could have easily spent another day there just wandering along the cliff coastal walk, watching the pelicans being fed in […]
A diet high in fruits and vegetables can overcome genetic risk for obesity
Feature Writer: Nada Bit / Feature Title: Saintly Mother 4 / Story Codes: Religious, Blasphemy, Young, Lesbian, Zoo, Clit Enlargement / Synopsis: A story about a convent of nasty nuns / Note from XP: Thanks Nada for sending me your story. I hope you will continue / Saintly Mother Chapter 4 Now that the […]
I’m not particularly one to air my dirty laundry publicly. I much prefer to keep my relationship woes between myself and my spouse. I’m not saying I WON’T, because Lord knows that I struggle daily with my own reactivity and the occasional hijacking of my amygdala. And in those moments, I often times, almost always […]
“O conqueror of wealth, Arjuna, have you heard this attentively with your mind? And are your illusions and ignorance now dispelled?” (Lord Krishna, Bhagavad-gita, 18.72) Download this episode (right click and save) कच्चिद् एतच् छ्रुतं पार्थ त्वयैकाग्रेण चेतसा कच्चिद् अज्ञान-सम्मोहः प्रणष्टस् ते धनञ्जय kaccid etac chrutaṁ pārtha tvayaikāgreṇa cetasā kaccid ajñāna-sammohaḥ praṇaṣṭas te dhanañjaya Mention […]
Let me start this blog with an apology. I haven’t posted anything for ages. I’m so sorry to those of you who were worried about me. Don’t worry, I’m OK. Well, I’m as OK as possible. I’m still here! As with pretty much everything in my life, things have not been easy. Just before I […]
“I cannot begin to describe to you the splendors of Heaven. There is no worry – no heartache – no confusion or compromise in Heaven. There is only bliss and Heavenly rewards for every good you accomplished on earth. Trust in this.”
A twisty, compelling novel about one woman’s complicated relationship with her mother-in-law that ends in murder… From the moment Lucy met her husband’s mother, Diana, she was kept at arm’s length. Diana was exquisitely polite, and properly friendly, but Lucy knew that she was not what Diana envisioned. But who could fault Diana? She […]
Just trying to help out the mopes at Consolidated Edison by posting this late in the day. We do our part.