Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Dose of Daily Rage

Daily Draw: Lojong for the Layperson ~ Slogan 51
"this time practice the main points"

Of the three, Bodhichitta snags my brain this morning. As I go through life working on being a better person than I was yesterday and the days before, how am I actually doing it? Better is a nebulous word...I know what I don't do, but what are my do? Haven't a clue.

Bodhichitta would like me to transform rigidity of don't do into a softness of practicing an all compassing gentle spirituality. It has been two years since I started reading the  morning train wreck called the news again. Yesterday I disappeared  my news page. I don't need a dose of daily rage. Or the daily heartbreak of humans out of control. Practicing peace in the morning...what a concept.

3 comments:

  1. Time and age can be a good teacher if we've got our mind and heart open. :)

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  2. Nebulous, now there's a word for the day. A really fuzzy place of where I am and where I want to be.

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  3. I have a hell of a headache. Like you get when you give up caffeine.
    My brain as a whole feels better though!

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