Tag: diligence

24
May
2010

With Whatever Constraints We Have

An extended reply sent to someone who wishes to attend this course, but am unable to do it in full:…

24
May
2010

Don’t Project Your Laziness

The notion of Buddhas retiring forever after manifesting parinirvana once is ridiculous as they have endless compassion. They are the…

23
Apr
2010

As Long As You Do Your Best

When friends tell me their various reasons for being ‘unable’ to be full vegans, despite ‘knowing’ its rationale, I reply…

22
Apr
2010

Is Eating Animals Okay Since We Kill Other Beings Anyway?

Since we inadvertently kill some beings in daily life, such as accidentally stepping on ants, does it mean it is…

01
Mar
2010

How to Be Better Alone

From ‘Essex County’ by Jeff Lemire, ‘You know, there are only two ways to be completely alone in this world…

28
Feb
2010

Letdown Day?

In ‘The Waiting Place’ by Sean Kelley McKeever, Scott says, ‘Do you know what new year’s day is? It’s just…

07
Dec
2009

The Bucket Dilemma

A Tit for a Tat (66) Tit: I don’t have enough strength or patience! Tat: Why not train your strength…

08
Jul
2009

Where is He Running to?

On my way to the bus-stop just outside my work-place, I saw a distant familiar figure hobbling on the pavement….

05
Jul
2009

Affinity & Effort Needed

A Tit for a Tat (31) Tit: Why did you not find me? Tat: How could I find you in…

25
Jun
2009

Are We In the Dharma-Ending Age?

I wrote the below for The Daily Enlightenment newsletter, TDE Book 2 and The Buddhist Channel circa 2006. Am here…