Are you caught in … “The Happiness Trap”?

We are supposed to be happy … right? I mean if we are not happy, we are clearly failing in some obvious way. Aren’t we? Could the pressure to be ‘happy’ be making us … unhappy? Russ Harris started out working life as a Medical Doctor, a GP. After a couple of years he noticed…

Sons of Fatherless Sons ~ The Legacy

So I have delayed writing this, due to the uncertainty as to whether I possess the necessary intellectual dexterity. In other words – because it is hard to write. But now that I come to it – I am finding perhaps it not so hard. What’s begun is half done. It is always ‘the before’…

Some Enlightened Zen Nonsense …

I find everything about Zen – hilarious and enlightening. I think a community of Zen Monks abiding in their infinite nature is my idea of a rollicking good time tip toe-ing between the form and the formless … here’s some Zen delights! ZEN KOAN “One day Chao-chou fell down in the snow, and called out,…

Made in Chelsea ~ Chivalry or Contorted Love?

I confess to watching my fair share and perhaps then some of that exquisite fried carbohydrate for the mind ~ trash TV. I love it! Clangers on occasion casts a spurious eye across mine form rendered supine, hiding under the blanky on the couch feigning interest in something educational like National Geographic or at least…