On turning pro

I usually get annoyed when my friends/peers share their thoughts on what it takes to be a thorough professional. I honestly think it’s a waste of time arguing about such an inane topic. What’s the point? Our ideals don’t really match up to the professionals who’re out there in the field. Ourselves included. But having [...]

Don’t force it. Embrace it…

A couple of months back I checked into a local Transcendental Meditation retreat center for a quick “check-in.” I wanted to have my teacher walk me through a full 20-minute session and reinforce the principles while realigning me to the core ideas of TM, one of which is to not force it, but embrace whatever [...]

Meditation won’t fix it..

It'll only make your patient enough to keep trying until you fix it. As an active Transcendental Meditation practitioner, I know for sure that mediation is simply a means a to a bigger end. No, it's not enlightenment. Not everyone wants it. And not everyone would get it. That's me just being real. We meditate [...]