Being special or not being special this is the question

On my path towards ego dissolution I have discover that it is rather difficult to let go of the idea of being special. You know that you are letting go of the characteristics that you have always associated with yourself and that have built a sort of special and individual personality. Furthermore many parts of…

To The Hidden Lover, Whom I Love and Fear

Dear Joker, I thought you were something evil. I didn’t know at the time that there was no evil. I didn’t know you held the greatest form of love. The only love worth loving: the love for truth. The more I rejected you, the more you showed me your face.I thought you wanted me to…

Tearing Down A Wall Brick by Brick

One of the exercises I do on my path to freedom is the naming of a topic that I will be working from that moment on. This is one of the exercises that brings me the best results. First I identify a pattern in my life that brings results I don’t want, then I discover…

On Pragmatic Spirituality

What is pragmatic spirituality and why it may be helpful to pursue it? A pragmatic approach does not mean you will have dry experiences. It only pertains to the methodology and not to what or how you will experience something. Throughout my path I have come to understand that when one is living at the…

Our Job As Spiritual Investigators

Imagine a person who lives all her/his life in a room and looks at the world through a very small window. If this person would tell you that the world is one tree and birds passing by, you would laugh at this person and say that there is much more to the world than that….

Jumping Into A Creative Spiritual Practice

There is a lot of discussion about spiritual practices. Each spiritual movement preaches its own practices, although most of us are quite eclectic if we have such practice at all. I like a different kind of practice that goes beyond the eclectic forms of spiritual practices. I find more value in what I call the…

Ridiculous Me | Changing Perception

One of the hardest truths to accept for us as human beings is that what we know is not reality, what we perceive is not reality. All of what we know is a mere interpretation of something we cannot know. We would say we are bound to our senses and how the brain interprets them….

Releasing Attention Is Undoing The World

Today I will be discussing another of my questions on attention: can we release attention without having to sleep? I am not asking whether we can stop sleeping, but rather asking if we can feel refreshed in the middle of the day as if we had taken a nap? What is there about a nap that can…

A True Seer: The Freedom Of Shifting Attention

In my last post I finished it leaving two questions with the promise that I would discuss them on my next articles. Here is one of the questions: how can we control attention and be able to decide more consciously to what we want to give our attention to. I have come to believe that…

Attention: Catch Me If You Can

Attention is the only thing we truly own while we are alive. I know it may seem that you own a lot of different things, but I hope to show you that you do hold nothing apart from your attention. Firstly, I would like to say that attention can have many names such us focus…

Winter Journey: Sharing Our Solitude

Today I will write my last article on my winter journey article series. I hope these articles will help you to grow and feel more connected this winter. This article will discuss perhaps the hardest topic of all the winter articles: solitude. Solitude is what every human is bound to experience, independent of having one thousand…