Tag Archives: suffering

The freedom of desire and the freedom from desire.

– An essay about the endlessly fascinating phenomenon of freedom – Orion is already high above the horizon now when we settle down for our evening sit on the beach, Pleiades (Parvin) hovers high above us almost in the zenith. The … Continue reading

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Stillpoint Island

– A reflection on Buddhism – There is a little island at the north end of Danzante. It doesn’t really have a name of its own, you will not find it on any map; however, many years ago I gave … Continue reading

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Letting go

-Remembering my skiing career and contemplating the aging process – It was not only summers we spent in France.  We were young, and each Christmas and Easter-holidays we would go skiing. I learned to ski late in my mid 20s.  It … Continue reading

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When I go fishing in the morning

 -My life – somebody else’s death – A first little bit of light is just oozing up over the horizon when I wake up. I’ve never really checked the clock-time, but I know when it’s time. My body is still … Continue reading

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