Well first I have to point out that I have never read the book alluded to in the title. As I know little about either Zen or motorbikes I think I'd better revert to my original idea - Crochet as Mindfulness practice. My understanding of mindfulness is that it is quite different from having a [...]
As I will state at the start of this video, today, I decided to record a blog video instead of writing one. Enjoy!
FEAR We are hard wired for fear Fear comes from our deep unconscious and overrides rationality. I know that statistcally riding a roller coaster or fairground ride is much much safer than riding a horse. Yet I love riding horses and am terrified of fairground rides. The deep reason? I'm not in control on a [...]
I'm seeing lots of Memes around Facebook these days about having to work hard to get the results you want. Really hard. Put those hours in. It seems like it takes a lot of effort to get results. Then there is the saying “work smarter not harder”, which may just mean find little hacks that [...]
SELF LIMITING BELIEFS We all believe things about ourselves, and these beliefs are usually formed in childhood. The result of things we were told by our elders. As children we automatically believe what adults tell us. So when the teacher says “you're lazy” or big brother calls us stupid it lodges in our psyche. If [...]
Most people have poverty consciousness even though they dont know it. Most people believe in lack. Not enough to go around. We are poor because they are rich. They have all the money. As if money is a finite thing. Money is just energy. There is always enough. There may not be enough in your [...]
Don't you just hate positive people? You know, those who relentlessly look on the bright side. The ones who tell you it'll all come out OK in the end, or “everything happens for a reason”. Because, don't they know that life is a struggle, right? Sh*t happens. And what on earth is going to [...]