A Ship to cross the Sea of Suffering

"Real happiness is found in the struggles we undergo to realise our goals, in our efforts to move forward." Daisaku Ikeda

Learning to Self Love

  An emerging thought, or theme for today that I’ve been contemplating is the one of Self Love and acceptance.   I’ve been catching myself feeling quite down at times, … Continue reading

September 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Ichinen 3000 -100 Day Challenge

Hey there,   The project has finished, and a lot has been happening. I am redetermining to make some major changes and shifts in my life around anger, abuse, health … Continue reading

August 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

It’s been a while

So yes it’s been a while. And just so you know, I’ve been looking at the laptop for a week now; wondering what to write. Hoping any one clear thought … Continue reading

May 25, 2013 · 2 Comments

I write for me, for YOU

I am not the best blogger. It is always a work in progress. I created this blog for me, But inevitably it becomes a blog for anyone. In the public … Continue reading

May 22, 2013 · 1 Comment

Karma Impending

I awoke this morning needing to write. Needing to pen these nagging thoughts and realizations. The depth of my emotional turmoil yesterday really drew me to understanding the complexities of … Continue reading

May 16, 2013 · 4 Comments

World Peace Chanting in Dedication to our Mothers

I was fortunate in having the opportunity to recite a poem alongside my partner in life, and sing a song in Japanese dedicated to all the Mother’s in the world … Continue reading

May 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Encouragement

We are not even half way through our 100 day chanting challenge!!! It has been such a struggle so far, but I am ready to dig my heels in and … Continue reading

May 3, 2013 · 1 Comment

Worry

Lately I have been worrying a lot. It wasn’t until today that I actually acknowledged this… I am a natural worrier. If anything, perhaps I worry more than your average … Continue reading

May 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Gratitude Chronicles #2

Another segment of the gratitude chronicles. Recalling  5 things I am grateful for today:   1 – Having the day off to rest and recover from this flu. 2 – … Continue reading

April 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Gratitude Chronicle #1

Sometimes in this practice there are times when I cannot focus on my determinations. For a large portion of the beginning of my journey I decided to just have gratitude, … Continue reading

April 26, 2013 · 4 Comments