Monthly Archives: August 2020

Like You’re Already Dead

For years I could not sleep. Most nights I would throw off the covers and take long runs through the dark. Nothing helped. My sisters, when sleepless nights come to tear you into little pieces, rise to meet the day as a tree rises to meet … Continue reading

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Putting Out A Fire

Even if –just if– it is possible to obtain a human body just once, it is rare for a spiritual attitude to arise. Even then, it is rare to meet an excellent spiritual friend, and it is rare to encounter a … Continue reading

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There Would Be No Need

If there were no afterlife and death means nothingness, there would be no retribution or reward, no causation of the past, present, and future, no transmigration in the Six Realms (celestials, asuras, humans, animals, hungry ghosts, and hells). There would … Continue reading

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