Toothless Spirituality Bites The Bullet

Outside of the world of birth...    unless you are selling, and Mr. Thich (or Nguyen, a common Vietnamese name) is certainly no slouch in the art of self promotion. However, he is correct in that common spiritual Nirvana bullheadedly pursued by the hopefuls - is the furthest from Reality, and they are looking for something … Continue reading Toothless Spirituality Bites The Bullet

Before ‘Jed’ Became The Phoenix Jed

Over a year ago I wrote about the "Enlightenment: The Damnedest Thing" first proposal here, which to me looked like a strong selling pitch for a commercial product. Reading the proposal made me realise that the subtle promise of instant salvation in the books was largely a serious survival push of one man. It completely … Continue reading Before ‘Jed’ Became The Phoenix Jed

The Problem Is Not Money.. The Problem Is No Money

MONEY!!!!! Someone sent me a long email, the extract of which is below. I will reply to the 'money' portion of it and will leave the rest for the email response. **************************************** "I’m unable – after many years of thinking, acting, trying to live with it and without it – to disprove the need for … Continue reading The Problem Is Not Money.. The Problem Is No Money

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