“it is both a blessing and a curse to feel everything so very deeply”

I accept myself in a series of bell curves. Dependent on the weather, and always, whether. Or not. The persons I decide to be for the season- and the many feelings. I want to grow, but am stunted by my insecurity of the lack of normalcy. I am nervous, too conscious. Feelings too deep, too dark, too human? Am… Continue reading “it is both a blessing and a curse to feel everything so very deeply”

Suffering and Desire

According to many traditions, the cessation of desire is the cessation of suffering. Suffering is caused because one feels an emptiness from what they desire. They lack or have lost, or never attained. By limiting our desires, we limit our suffering. This mindset focuses primarily on avoiding life's suffering. Therefore, no desires, no suffering. In… Continue reading Suffering and Desire