Fighting for my Curiosity

I am a curious person by nature. I like to find things out, interact with other people who are similarly curious, learn new things.  Raising children has a lot in common with Groundhog Day, with incremental tweaks along the way so as to end up 18 years later with grown adults.  Change comes slow, and … Continue reading Fighting for my Curiosity

Resistance and Values

It's my piano less on today....and I'm terrified.  I haven't practiced as much as I intended to.  This is the exact same feeling I had every week almost 30 years ago when I was about to face a disgruntled piano teacher.  All my life I've been obsessed with being able to play the piano fluently..... … Continue reading Resistance and Values

Managing the Wanting

Human beings seem to be wanting creatures.... wanting pleasure in some form, wanting stuff, wanting outcomes at work, wanting other people to behave in a certain way. What we need to discover is that the struggle to fulfill my sense of wanting is endless. In addition, every gain also involves a loss.... loss of time, … Continue reading Managing the Wanting