Category Archives: living the taiji life

Who are you?

Some people want to gain others’ respect, so they take out a mortgage and buy a big house. Since they can’t take their big house with them when they step outside, they take out another loan and buy a fancy … Continue reading

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Can’t find the time?????

Sorry, I have neglected my blog recently. I could say that I couldn’t find the time to blog. You often hear people say that they “can’t find the time.” But that expression would not be accurate in my case just … Continue reading

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Functional Meditation–Balancing your life

During our last discussion and meditation session before the holidays, we started discussing the principle of balance.  Life out of balance makes it hard to attain the quiet and calm mind needed for meditation and has many other detrimental effects … Continue reading

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Functional Meditation: Choose not to take it personally

During last week’s session we discussed the principle we called, “choose not to take it personally.”  Our culture tries to teach us that we must react in certain ways to external stimuli.  If you are the target of a one-finger … Continue reading

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