Loudly loquacious until my spirit is silent

Throwing it all at me your many masks of theatre. Testing my endurance through heated tricky and sabotage, who are you today. Destroying the innocent bud and beautiful bloom through endless cynical glares. Let’s sprout the seed of love and grow our strength. Why endure the path of rebel failure and death decay so alluringContinue reading “Loudly loquacious until my spirit is silent”

The Eightfold Path

The Eightfold Path is the means by which enlightenment may be realized. Buddha Shakyamuni explained the Eightfold Path in the first sermon after his enlightenment, preserved in the Dhammacakkappavattana Sutta. There he sets forth a middle way between the extremes of asceticism and sensual indulgence. The Eightfold Path is: 1. Right View – an accurateContinue reading “The Eightfold Path”

Dancing with the darkness

Lost in the dark shadows I cannot see. Stumbling, trembling, the self preservation has extinguished. My soul was murder, my dignity robbed as the morning mist rose. Hades is whispering my name from below. Sentenced to public examination and humiliation my soul faced a brutal death. The intensity of living turned me into stone, IContinue reading “Dancing with the darkness”