An ode to the weekend…

O weekend my weekend,   Your life was short, but it was beautiful, It was full of joy, not a moment that was dull, Your life was short, but it was beautiful,   Your life was short, it went by too fast, Romance, suspense, misadventures, and action; it all seemed too good to last, Your life…

What drives happiness?

It is often said that satisfaction and contentedness lead to lasting happiness. I disagree. If anything,  the opposite is necessary to be happy in life. The want – the drive – to be more, do more, facilitates the actualization of an exquisite state of passion. The ‘state of passion’ defined as happiness. Happiness isn’t in having…

The Manifestation of Thought

The manifestation of thought is action. . . or inaction. It is an expression. It is physical, metaphysical and even spiritual. Everything we do – eat, walk, run, watch TV, make love, punch someone in the face, start a journey, give birth to a child – is a manifestation of a thought. There is never a…

Finding God

When I was born I was a Hindu. Why? Because my parents told me so. They told me Vishnu existed, so he did, they told me Shiva existed, so he did, they told me Brahma existed, and so he did. I was told we are Vaishnavas and so we were. I was told I should be vegetarian, teetotaler and pious, and so I was….