Hippies, Drugs And Enlightenment

The tropical storm is coming to Cambodia from Southern Vietnam. The temperature has eased off to 29 degrees, a rare state of no sweat. The wind is beginning to pick up, tomorrow there might be torrential rain and flooding. Cool. I remember once feeling somewhat chilly and even throwing on some clothes as I tend … Continue reading Hippies, Drugs And Enlightenment

“You Are Dreaming That You Are Unenlightened. You Are Dreaming That You Are Awake”

"Enlightenment was in your coffee cup before you poured in the coffee. Now it's in your coffee cup. Two point two billion years before your coffee cup was created, Enlightenment was in your coffee cup. An hour and fifteen minutes after time swallows the universe, Enlightenment will be in your coffee cup. You've always known … Continue reading “You Are Dreaming That You Are Unenlightened. You Are Dreaming That You Are Awake”

To You Know Who

EDITORIAL MISSION STATEMENT "To erase boundaries, right wrongs, ease suffering, uplift the down-trodden, ennoble the poor in spirit and make ludicrous amounts of money without actually doing a whole lot." said Jed a long time ago. 'Tis proved doable. Huh.. sorta. Parts of.  Well...………… ONE part. Do you know the most odd aspect of trawling … Continue reading To You Know Who

Niz, Lin, Jed – On Enlightenment Absence

“There is no such thing as enlightenment. The full appreciation of that fact is, itself, enlightenment.” Nisargadatta (that guy who no one really listens to, but thousands 'follow') Not there yet? Repackaging 'enlightenment' in a way accessible to modern day humans (what 'Jed McKenna' has done with a degree of success) will continue to lead … Continue reading Niz, Lin, Jed – On Enlightenment Absence

Spiritual Autolysis As Active Thinking Process

It is not 'spiritual', and it is only 'self digestion' if a person is concurrently consumed by a great deal of emotion, which seems to be the case for many seekers. Much confusion exists as to what the hell 'autolysis' means and what the hell one does with the 'autolysis'. Keep in mind that 'Jed's' … Continue reading Spiritual Autolysis As Active Thinking Process

ABBA, Cults And Enlightened People

Huh??? What does this old pop group have to do with the above? Well, I find that ABBA have covered just about every hue of the human condition in their songs: from broken hearts to broken marriages, from teenhood to growing old, from slaves to masters, from Reality to Dream. And they did it all … Continue reading ABBA, Cults And Enlightened People