The Sound of Silence

Silence, true silence, is not something that we often hear. On the few occasions in which I have been confronted by it, it felt like exactly that: a confrontation. In my experience, pure silence does not manifest itself in human awareness as the mere absence of something, but as an oppressive presence unto itself, a … Continue reading

Tao 23

To speak constantly is unnatural. Rains fall and sun shines, but neither can last forever. Let us learn from this. To be whole is to: Be at one with the movements of Tao. Be at one with gain. Be at one with loss. Accept and be accepted. All 81 chapters of our version of the … Continue reading