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How to Make a Decision Without Driving Yourself Crazy

Posted by on 1:52 pm in Livelihood+Financial Liberation | 1 comment

Mt Kailash / photo by Maia Duerr

Mt Kailash / photo by Maia Duerr

Should I stay or should I go?
If I stay there will be trouble…
if I go it will be double.

– The Clash
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Many years ago, I went on a life-changing pilgrimage to Mt Kailash in Tibet, one of the most sacred mountains to Buddhists and Hindus.

The six-week journey from Nepal to Tibet and back took our group to the edge, physically and emotionally, many times. We were faced with blizzards and sub-zero temperatures (in May!), altitude sickness, potential border crossing challenges (we arrived there not long after the U.S. had ‘accidentally’ bombed the Chinese embassy in Belgrade), intense inter-group dynamics, and more.

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Let Freedom Ring

Posted by on 9:50 pm in guest post, World We Live In | 0 comments

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guest post by Aileen Dashurova

 

Years ago I was shoppping with a friend in a Salvation Army store in Cambridge, MA. On the end of the first rack that I encountered, I saw the most magnificent historic formal military topcoat for $5.00. I slid it on my body, where it aligned perfectly to my size, and immediately bought it.

Although I love this coat, I have not had many occasions to wear it. On Monday, May 2, 2016, the opportunity opened up for me to wear this coat purposefully and proudly at Boston City Hall Plaza.

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Radical Kindness

Posted by on 12:34 pm in Spirit, World We Live In | 2 comments

photo by Katya Lesher / www.pausingturtle.com

photo by Katya Lesher / www.pausingturtle.com

Do the best you can until you know better.
Then when you know better, do better. 
~Maya Angelou
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This is an intense time. In almost any space I step into, whether it’s in-person or virtual, it feels to me that people are extremely charged up. Have you noticed that too?

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