Waves of Freedom: Acceptance and the Power of Change

By Adam J. Pearson Every personality trait, every action, every word has a story behind it. ┬áThe stories trace themselves through years of actions, reactions, encounters, and situations, each with their own stories and chains of cause and effect behind them. We are often quick to judge others and forget the sequences of events that…

To Say Much With Little: Fourteen Aphorisms on Life

By Adam J. Pearson 1. When I looked for the ultimate reality through thought, I lost myself in dreams and imagination; when I turned to silence, the truth beyond “me” was laid bare. 2. Knowledge is of the past; imagining is based on the memory of knowledge; Being is now. 3. Apparent opposites inhere within…

Revel in the Fading: Reflections on How to Live and How to Die

By Adam J. Pearson No one has ever experienced either their own death or anyone else’s. Death is not an event in life; it is not an experience that a person can have. When death is here, nothing can be experienced; while we can still have experiences, death has not yet come. Dying, on the…