Tag: life

19
Jan
2023

On A Test Pad In A Stationary Store

15
Jan
2019

Way: Dharmagram #341

  Way: Dharmagram #341 Better to die nobly than to live badly. (From Marcus Aurelius’ ‘Meditations’)

15
May
2018

Wellness: Dharmagram #97

Wellness: Dharmagram #97 Live well to die well. Die better to be reborn better.

02
Aug
2017

Robo Life

Spring up fully, to your sentient life. Never just go through motion in an automated mode. 

09
Nov
2016

Life: Super Short Story #406

Super Short Story #406: Life He revealed to her that he has a terminal illness, to which she says she…

09
Mar
2016

Why Struggle?

An existential question I similarly asked at 13: ‘Why struggle so hard to live if I’m going to die?’ Answers…

11
Sep
2014

Life : Wandering Thought #82

Wandering Thought #82: Life We are what we make of ourselves. And our lives are what we make of them….

26
Feb
2013

Deathday: Super Short Story (183)

Super Short Story (183): Deathday As his Mother passed away on his birthday, this day will thereafter be remembered as…

03
Jan
2013

Gathering What Material?

From the movie ‘Being Flynn’: Jon: I’m doing the same thing here as you are, [spending night in homeless shelter]…

28
Sep
2012

Super Short Story (69): Remake

Super Short Story (69): Remake If musicians can’t make a better version of a song, they shouldn’t remake it. Why…

05
Sep
2012

Super Short Story (28): Illness

He doesn’t even want his loved ones to know he is dying of a rare terminal illness, but he forgot…

11
Apr
2012

Life Is Worth The Trouble

The Japanese movie ‘Helen the Baby Fox’ is surprisingly more life-affirming than expected, bearing in mind that ‘School Days with…

22
Mar
2012

Living & Dying Well

Those attached to living well, who have aversion to death, might forget that death is always eventual, that death can…

07
Mar
2012

The Trick Is To Enjoy Life

From Woody Allen’s movie ‘Vicky Cristina Barcelona’: Cristina: Are you very religious? (They are gazing at a image of the…

22
Feb
2012

How Much More Tears?

You cry when you are born. Because returning painfully is suffering. How much more tears? You cry when you are…

29
Nov
2011

Are You Born Yet?

‘It’s Kind of a Funny Story’, simply put, is an ode to life. An ode to living itself: He who…

12
Sep
2011

Synopsis of Life?

The above is Art Spiegelman’s ‘Synopsis’ of the human condition. This mortal life is as if a definite walk towards…

29
Jun
2011

Meaning Of Life

Since life has no (fixed) meaning, what the meaning of life is, is to give life a (meaningful) meaning. Since life…

21
Apr
2011

Dream of Deathwish

A Tit for a Tat (297) Tit: Sometimes I wish I’m pronounced to have a terminal illness. Tat: Gosh! Why?…

29
Sep
2010

The Clinging Claw of Attachment

During the animal liberation, he seemed particularly angry in the box of many crabs. Using a pair of tongs to…