The Finger

It is quite common to idolize teachers and one way of doing it is by imagining that a weakness one may have has definitely been overcome by the teacher. It is a projection, a way to see an idealized version of

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About God

I’ve been thinking a lot about the Universe and God and the Divinity. I can’t figure out what is the connection between them all. I was raised as a Christian Orthodox, in a rigid and strict manner, and I grew up wanting

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Finding Your Meaning

Finding Your Meaning

I have many questions about life and how to live it, but there is one in particular that troubles me: what is the meaning of life, of it all? The more I read about it, the more questions arise (especially the theories saying

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Say Yes to Freedom

One way to understand Presence is as a sense of being in the moment, an alertness, an experience of immense quiet openness, and an embracement of ‘what is’ including myself as I am and the environment as it is. Presence brings

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The Order

When I found out I have a rather high risk of developing cancer, it was the first time I genuinely felt the need to stop. Stop running from things. Stop running towards things. And just be. I never came to your

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Flowing with Life

 In March, the day before my birthday, I suffered a medical intervention for a painful and chronic disease called Endometriosis. It’s something you have to live with for all your life and it can also make you infertile. Everything came as a

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Physical Health

I don’t often talk about physical health. The reason I don’t is there is talk about it everywhere else and, since there is so much information, I tend to think everybody is already taking care of it… but of course this

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Am I Good Enough?

When you said in the last retreat I attended that the nature of ‘things’ is that everything changes, I smiled, thinking that maybe that was true of everyone else, but not of me: I had a good job, I finally had

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Mystic and Warrior

I’ve been in a dilemma for the last 6 months regarding some choices in my personal life. Listening to you during the retreat talking about acceptance, I realized that there is still something I don’t understand. I am a warrior, a fighter

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