WP November 29th, 2020: Equanimity

Coffee or Tea?City Mouse or Country Mouse?Autumn or Spring?On what do you base your preferences?On which preferences do you base your identity? Fold up all your favorites, pack them into a steamer trunk, and send it overseas. A slow boat… to where? Write each of them a letter of longing: a love letter. A letterContinue reading “WP November 29th, 2020: Equanimity”

WP November 22nd, 2020: Fame & Disrepute

What do they say about youwhen you’re not in the room? What will they say when they put your body in the ground? What will they think, but never say aloud even when you’re gone? What are the first ten adjectives that come to mind? Whisper an anecdote that is the story of how youContinue reading “WP November 22nd, 2020: Fame & Disrepute”

WP November 15th, 2020: Worry & Restlessness

(uddhacca-kukkucca) When you hold your worries, how do they feel between your hands?Do they slip easily from between your fingers, and slither on the floor ahead of you?Or do they nip and bite? Can you feel their breath on your body? Or do you wear them like a limp, but conspicuous fox stole? What wordsContinue reading “WP November 15th, 2020: Worry & Restlessness”