I Was Attached.

And now that I can’t find what I’m missing, I’m having unfortunate thoughts and feelings. I had a conversation just last night about the Buddhist philosophy of attachment and suffering. When we become attached to stuff – a person, a place, an object, a thing – anything – and then it disappears – for whateverContinue reading “I Was Attached.”

Sometimes, The Only Winning Move Is Not To Play.

Have you ever had a dead end discussion with someone who – no matter what you say – comes back at you with something nuttier and even more far fetched than the first thing they said? It’s beyond excruciatingly maddening! I find myself in this position sometimes where I want to just launch, but I’veContinue reading “Sometimes, The Only Winning Move Is Not To Play.”

The Unicorns Are Gone

The highlights of drinking used to be downright merriment. I was social. I was cute. I was happy. I was bouncy. I pranced with the Unicorns. And though I’ve never used the term, “Liquid Gold” is often used to describe the euphoric affects of alcohol. Personally, I prefer “Lovely Sedation” or “Bliss”. Too damn badContinue reading “The Unicorns Are Gone”