In life we are often bound by strings that hinder our free movement Relationships, worries, expectations of others, It takes time to break free from everything that hold us back. We can’t escape from everything at once. We have to work out what we want and what we are willing to give to achieve this.…… Continue reading The strings in our lives
Don’t light yourself so others are warm I was raised to be nice. I was told to share and help others. I was told that being good gets you everywhere and people will cherish you for that. But now, that I’m doing my own taxes, that I’m cooking for myself, that I’m no longer living…… Continue reading Be a bitch or go home?!
In life we walk a path with many intersections where we have to choose. What do we want for dinner at a restaurant? Is the path through the park better or the longer one around It? I a green dress better for today than a white one? Every little decision you make is a intersection…… Continue reading The path of a thousand choices
There are about three weeks left till Christmas and around this time everyone should start buying present. BUT WHAT PRESENTS SHOULD YOU BUY??? This is one of the most complicated questions. There are so many choices: Jewelry, toys, Perfume, Body lotion, Gift cards, activities, self made presents, clothes, decoration articles, technical equipment…. The list is…… Continue reading What Presents to give for christmas
These are my new prayer beads made of wood of the Bodhitree. According to the legend Buddha had his enlightenment under a Bodhitree so this tree is near to holy in Buddhism now. The beads smell of wood and incense sticks and the beads have a radius of 3 centimeters. The 180 pearls are divided…… Continue reading My prayer Beads
Sometimes I put on headphones and start my music playlist on Spotify. It only takes a short amount of time for me to get carried away by the music. I feel it and I’m completely taken by it. At these times no matter how bad my mood was it brightens instantly . I’m always fascinated…… Continue reading Losing yourself in music
A few years ago we had a guest in Religious Education at school. He was a buddhist, meditated with us and told us about his religion. I was very curious and informed myself and that way I became a buddhist. I hever had an official “introduction” or something like that and I don’t go to…… Continue reading Finding Peace