Category: authenticity

equanimity & widening the lens (aka not being an asshole)

i know enough about buddhism to know that i don’t know much.  but the little i do know totally fascinates me.  lately, i’ve been immersing myself in lots of self-reflective, compassionate, transformative reading.  some of which includes buddhist practices and mindset.  susan piver writes,…

exploring authenticity, i found optimism

authenticity has become such a buzzword.  often the term implies goodness, exemplifying the bright sides of our relationships/values/jobs/selves/etc.  and yet, shouldn’t it describe who we really are?   i mean, we are human.  we can be narcissistic, selfish, hurtful just as we can be…