Category Archives: Deep

Religion and me, part 2 – The seven components of my current spirituality

Now that I have recounted a comprehensive view of my history with religion, I shall endeavor to capture and convey the religion/spiritual beliefs that have evolved into what I believe today. I’m going to warn you right now… this blog … Continue reading

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Risking love, part 3 – the purge

…And so began my quest to purge my emotions and hopefully arrive in a place where I feel more whole, forgiving, and accepting of myself, my limitations, and my dilemma with my girl… My purging journey lasted an entire day … Continue reading

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Risking love, part 1 – finding it

She warned me all along not to get too close, too soon. “Things are complicated –I can’t make promises right now.” I didn’t listen. Finding someone that I can love is rare –to pass up the chance to love felt … Continue reading

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Your life is a dream and it has no “meaning.”

Inception is one of the few great movies that can really get you to question what it means to exist (or not exist?).  I am such a sucker for these types of films that make you think and really challenge … Continue reading

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Mortality and immanence

Unexpectedly facing your own mortality is not something that you ever think would end up happening to you –at least until you’re, like, a grandpa or something. The truth of the matter is: (and you hear this all the time … Continue reading

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The ultimate peace and the quest for love

The other day I was going through my DVR to remove old television programs that I’m no longer intending to watch. After getting rid of some old Office reruns and a less than stellar Stargate Universe finale I happened across … Continue reading

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Tapping into a channel

Some Asian cultures believe that creativity comes into being from forces external to the self; the self is just a channel through which creativity flows. If you try to praise one of the people who believes this, they might give … Continue reading

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