To “die of old age” is a misconceived expression. It’s impossible for death or time to relinquish life. Though time can certainly facilitate mechanisms that are responsible for snuffing out our proverbial flames, typically, even time itself has no affect on our longevity. Currently, the number one cause of death worldwide is Ischemic Heart Disease;Continue reading “On Death: Part II”
“Turning The Mind Into An Ally” by Sakyong Mipham, has many life-altering simplifications in it’s pages, and there’s one in particular that every Westerner should know. It’s a technique for training your conversational attention and realizing how self-fulfilling most of the things we say are. Firstly, it’s imperative to realize how unproductive a busy mindContinue reading “Test Your Selflessness”
Fungi, bacteria, archaea, and literally thousands of smaller classifications of microbes, all there to digest the things that your body can’t, so that they can have a place to thrive and you can have a nice poop!
“Under a microscope you truly don’t even exist. The only part of your body you can say isn’t made up from other living things is your bones and even they are governed by the atoms that are 99.9999996% empty space.”
Some may hear a specific tone that isn’t of an unusual or significant value and get a familiar sensation, which is rarely attained. It may surface the feeling of maternal comfort that a baby would receive; a feeling most of us completely lose touch with.