Because I don’t want to share too much information and post any identifying info, I won’t tell you who inspired this letter, or how I found out what she was going through. Let’s just say that I’ve had quite a bit of interaction with her for months now, and neither one of us knew that we shared more than the brief “hello” we often exchanged in passing. There are no six degrees of separation.
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Just a week ago, I was graced enough to mark yet another year that my physical being has journeyed around the sun. While I jokingly dreaded the day, commenting that I was now on “the other side” of my 20′s, I realized today just how beautiful that is. I don’t believe that we age; I believe that every year, we become more of who we really are.
When I look at who I was last year, I can say that I have been truly generous and loving with myself in this past year. I’ve been generous in the sense that I’ve allowed myself to be who I really am, and now I live my life in a way that reflects that. Home is where the heart is…and honey, I’m home!
Now that I’m home, mi casa es su casa. My house is your house. And as a good hostess, it’s only obligatory that I let you in on what I’ve learned- my Buddhayana.
But Wait- What’s a Buddhayana?!
In this case, Buddhayana can be described as a vehicle of knowledge, which provides you with the skills to show up for your life experiences.
People ask me all the time, “Why are you so happy?” When I reply with “No reason,” they assume I’m being coy, but that’s hardly it- I’m simply telling it like it is. I know how to be happy for no reason. Read more
Anyone who thinks independently, also thinks best and beneficial for all people.
- Stefan Zweig
“The ideas I stand for are not mine. I borrowed them from Socrates. I
swiped them from Chesterfield. I stole them from Jesus. And I put them
in a book. If you don’t like their rules whose would you use?”