December 2018

December 28, 2018

Natural enemies

We have four natural enemies: fear, clarity, power, and old age. Fear, clarity, and power can be overcome, but not old age. Its effect can be postponed, but it can never be overcome.Carlos Castaneda, from The Teachings of Don Juan

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December 18, 2018

Find Your Freedom

This week we explore the give and take of freedom. Are we really free and is the freedom we do have, balanced? Audio Show Notes [:15] Wu Wei update – Sarah’s going to try harder and Clay’s efforts to stop squashing his brain [3:50] Sarah’s reflections on three kinds of freedom – financial, time and mental freedom…

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December 14, 2018

Sometimes a fantasy

I found myself caught up in this debate on Reddit: AITA for taking husband’s sex doll to the trash? In this instance, I think the lady was definitely wrong. By her own admission, she knew he had the doll while they were dating and that he used it frequently. She married him knowing he had…

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December 9, 2018

The durable stuff

I stumbled upon the “stock and flow” conversation again today. Quite timely really as I’ve been reevaluating where and on what I spend my time on when I’m on the Net (actually as I wrote that last bit, I thought, hold on, the Net is always on…am I ever really off of the Net (as…

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