Pride, or the Peacock’s Tail

%When through intense pride I wander in samsara (confusion) On the luminous light path Of the wisdom of equality% From Tibetan Inspiration-Prayer for Deliverance from the Dangerous Pathway of the Bardo by Chongyam Trungpa The Seven Deadly Sins are often associated with specific colors and animals. Lust is usually blue and associated with the Bull […]

Wrath or Taygete the Golden Hind

%When through intense aggression I wander in samsara (confusion) On the luminous light path Of mirror-like wisdom% From Tibetan Inspiration-Prayer for Deliverance from the Dangerous Pathway of the Bardo by Chongyam Trungpa Wrath may be the most socially acceptable and visible of the Deadly Sins in our culture as it is now encapsulated in the […]

On Dealing with Demons

‘…in all religious communities Around the world, Of whatever cultural allegiance, People indicate by their behavior That for them, Spirit beings are part Of the larger All encompassing reality. As contact with such experiences In an ever-shrinking world Becomes more frequent It behooves us To treat what others experience With respect And should we encounter […]

Hope Dawns

Thank you for your interest in my blog. The contents of this post have been integrated into my series Rune Stances and Creation Stories I hope to have the first volume out this fall (2018) As I approach the last doorway in Parzival’s journey, I have reviewed the blogs that follow my own journey and […]