People think we are connected, and that is the problem

People think we are connected, and that is the problem. What is required, assumed, or built-in, in order to be connected? Disconnected. We originally think we are “other” than the totality. We imagine that we exist as some actual, separate thing called a person. So we try to band-aid that strong belief in separation with a weaker idea that we are “connected.” It will never work. What is needed is to begin to see…


Inner Peace in a Traffic Jam

“Honk! Honk!” Yesterday I found myself in the city at rush hour. Hesitating to cross an intersection lest I get caught in the middle, but not fully stopping, I crept slowly, eyeing the car to my right who was also crawling to turn right.

Proof that we are all One

Think that objects or people, separate from you, make sounds? This will rock your world! Watch one side of this image and listen, then watch the other side and listen. What word do you hear?