Monthly Archives for November 2011

Buddhism Haikus

If there’s anything I’ve learned about the meaning of meditation – it’s that you don’t have to sit around in the lotus position while breathing the Om. Meditation can spread to so many different sorts of activities. It is about … Continue reading

23. November 2011 by Greg
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Review: The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey

The Last Days of Ptolemy Grey by Walter Mosley My rating: 4 of 5 stars Enjoyable and vibrant. Very sad but very sweet. Full of a surprising and inspiring amount of genuine hope. I found that reading this book put … Continue reading

22. November 2011 by Greg
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Bliss and Religious Education in a Chat Room

It happened. I sat there, totally stunned, staring at the computer screen. I had just had a moment of complete and pure bliss. Oddly, it was in an internet chat room. (Not the sort of place known for touching nirvana.) … Continue reading

20. November 2011 by Greg
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3 Minute Fiction: Round 7 – Intake

My entry for 3 Minute Fiction Round 7. Rules and winner here. — Carl rubbed his hands together, picked his callouses, waited. “Should we stop and grab McDonald’s?” Ellie had asked, “Or are you feeling more like Chick-Fil-A?” There was … Continue reading

15. November 2011 by Greg
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Spaghetti

An old entry for a contest of a brief description of my favorite thing(s). Nothing too great, but it was a fun and quick little writing exercise. — Easily one of my favorite things is a dinner of spaghetti, a … Continue reading

07. November 2011 by Greg
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