Sometimes I just need to give my expression, my mood, and my entire mental state a facelift. When everything seems like it's not going my way, or every day seems like it's not my day (over and over and over...), a little reminder to stay patient, optimistic, and faithful always goes a long way. So … Continue reading FACELIFT



It's the first day of October. Fall is upon us! I'm not sure when or how it happened, but I know that I was, once, so disengaged from reality. I never took my studies seriously. I never cared about working. I was more attuned to my material fancies than to any opportunities for self-improvement. Getting into Zen, yoga, and … Continue reading BEATING EFFORT SHOCK