Outside forces are vying for a chance to rid us of our peculiarities. We need rituals that remind us of our strangeness.
What if it’s all the various “pieces” that make up a piece of art that are the real ‘masterpieces”? And what if we treated them that way?
A few weeks back I had the privilege of recording a few thoughts for The Riverside Church’s podcast “Be Still and Go”. Here’s the transcript!
I had the good fortune of interviewing Rajan Shankara for an episode of the podcast. He’s a former Hindu monk turned personal trainer and life consultant.
It’s Thursday. The week is coming to a close and yet, I feel like my week is just getting started.
I sat down with Rev. Jerry Maynard. Rev. Jerry is a Priest, activist, and Interfaith Minister. We talk about theology, atheism, activism, “liberation”.
I sit down with Rev. Jerry Maynard, a Priest, activist, and Interfaith Minister. We talk about theology, atheism, activism, “liberation”, and so much more.
When we practice meditation we are “doing nothing” and yet, somehow, in some strange way, “something happens”.
I find myself thinking more and more about “acceptance”, what it looks like on a day to day basis, what it means, and more specifically what it means to me.⠀But, I’m not sure why…
I’ve come to realize that I’ve been taking myself and what I create too seriously, and I haven’t been giving myself room to experiment or space to play.