The name’s Michael H. @MichaelForShort.

Monthly archives for December, 2015

The Danced

The Danced

Anthony DeMello, talking about our place in the universe, once said, “You are not the dancer. You are not the dance. You are the ‘danced.’” I’m still not at all sure what that means. But I think we are all part of some great “dance” that we don’t really quite understand. That sounds a bit […]

Stoicism Cold Shower Experiment

Stoicism Cold Shower Experiment

The Stoics have a lot to teach us in this modern world of ours. I’m a great fan. One of the practices of Stoicism is to take something you find pleasurable, and imagine yourself losing it forever, so that you can “rehearse” for the time when you might actually lose it. Another version is to […]