For my sister Katalina Szewczyk In the pain of the middle way lies a relief of the hard wired technology of love recognizing itself through the perfect wisdom of what was and what will be today In the beauty of the moment in the beauty of the faces we love to admire there are smiles … Continue reading Live your best life [Poem]
This is a future poem, for a woman who is going to enter a monastic life as a nun.
Mercury begins its retrograde today and my mother is celebrating 64 candles on her cake. I have a confession to make, since February I have been off and on back to eating meat and it was a strong experience to eat all this death and suffering. No matter how I justify it and how I … Continue reading July Update
LoniAli with her two braids sat in a corner to entertain her smelly demon. The demon was tired of LoniAli and smelled bad already like blue cheese Again the demon said to her “stop making me feel bad about who I am” I have to be this way you see for me to be scary … Continue reading LoniAli smelly demon adventure [Poem]
LoniAli had no sheep LoniAli had a little pig LoniAli wasn’t liked as a girl Leaving her running around in her head LoniAli was into no good and Made friends with all things bad LoniAli decided to be a stale demon and smell like cheese. She is a Gargamel of Buddhism and lives on a … Continue reading LoniAli & her pig [Poem]
What would you do when you woke up one day feeling what is rightfully yours the deep pain and suffering that you endured feeling it fully and being present to embrace your own pain what would you do, that joy that comes from knowing that it is thespian of your own life that you are … Continue reading What would you do? [Poem]
Is it chemistry, biology, quantum physics or karma? Is it desire, need, obligation, or curiosity? What is it that makes us fall on our knees at the feet of our beloved teachers? In one word: Love (Amor/Miłość) Even today as 2019 is with us already and Losar is few weeks away, even when we know … Continue reading Devotion [Part 2]
Embracing the Tantra of life; the samsara and nirvana. Not turning our eyes or face away from suffering. Allowing our hearts to melt open.
What are the benefits of sincere compassionate attitude? If you are interested in compassion and kindness it is because you have compassionate and kind nature. Most people have wonderful kind hearts and only their minds are creating “problems” that are preventing them to relate with the world in a kind and warm hearted way. As … Continue reading What is sincere compassionate attitude?
It is impossible to make everyone happy. I have tried and I have failed at that. I know for sure that teaching students is not just an art of dedicated effort to bettering humanity it is a gruelling task of patience. Chögyal Namkhai Norbu was my Dzogchen master and I am extremely happy that I … Continue reading In the bardo of a great master