I’m not ashamed to say that yesterday I had my ass kicked by a big pile of rocks. A big pile of big rocks. Everything started out so nicely and ended in such… babyshit. I’ve done a fair amount of hiking. I’ve even done some legitimate rock climbing. None of it prepared me for what Middle Teton was going to do to my psyche. And the back of my ankles, which now look more...
becoming a bodhisattva
In Tibetan Buddhism, a Bodhisattva is anyone who is motivated by compassion and seeks enlightenment not only for him/herself but also for everyone else. I’ve been living in a state of awe for the past month. I’ve suspended all worries about things that I’m supposedly supposed to be worried about. I’ve found good lessons in the abundant trees who lose their lower branches...