Category Archives: process

Madness

Back to daily journaling.  How does one get to inner peace? A family member (NOT Mitchell) was mad and has yet to work it out with me. I needed to work it out myself, didn’t want the energy swirling around … Continue reading

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Lojong Practice 22: The Paramita of Exertion

I am using Weeping Buddha and the lojong sayings and commentary from Training the Mind and Cultivating Loving-Kindness by Chogyam Trungpa as a study, together. I’ve been practicing tonglen for almost three decades, and it is my main practice. This … Continue reading

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Lojong Practice 17: Be Grateful to Everyone, REALLY?

I am using Weeping Buddha and the lojong sayings and commentary from Training the Mind and Cultivating Loving-Kindness by Chogyam Trungpa as a study, together. I’ve been practicing tonglen for almost three decades, and it is my main practice. This … Continue reading

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Lojong Practice 16: Be Grateful to Everyone

I am using Weeping Buddha and the lojong sayings and commentary from Training the Mind and Cultivating Loving-Kindness by Chogyam Trungpa as a study, together. I’ve been practicing tonglen for almost three decades, and it is my main practice. This … Continue reading

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Lojong Practice 15: Blame, Part Three, Finally!

I am using Weeping Buddha and the lojong sayings and commentary from Training the Mind and Cultivating Loving-Kindness by Chogyam Trungpa as a study, together. I’ve been practicing tonglen for almost three decades, and it is my main practice. This … Continue reading

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Must. Read. Rebelle. Society.

If you are unfamiliar with Rebelle Society you must get familiar with her online mag — thoughtful, organic, healthy, challenging.  I am taking a chance and lifting a bit to send you to her — I always read, it is … Continue reading

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Storybook Gown made from Golden Books!

Storybook Gown constructed entirely out of recycled children’s Golden Books by Ryan Jude Novelline.  This is a must see site, with amazing images by  Greg Brown. Amazing site, amazing gown — and links to his process photos.  

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