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This is a personal journal: lessons from me to me, explorations of my opinions and mind. You are welcome, though I am the intended audience. Thank you for sharing in my journey with me.

Emotions are a highly refined and integrated sensory organ that is essential for survival. Because it efficiently compels us to action, the application of reason when emotions are high becomes a very unnatural act. Like martial arts, unnatural acts when properly applied can be a force multiplier in our abilities to impact the world to […]

On Facebook, Trevus Morris Nethemia asked the question: What is peace ? Can peace truly be achieved or accomplished? Let’s think about this a bit …

Chaos surrounds when overwhelmed by awareness of too many intersections. To see the rules and consequence requires some relational framework to reveal context and some value structure to reveal the meaning. Without context or meaning, then every act seems random without direction or purpose. It is possible to release these necessities and find a form […]

 “There is no Emotion, there is Peace. “ Understand your heart’s real motives, and have a better chance at making right action. Rather than denying emotion, this line tells you Emotion isn’t the issue. Emotion isn’t the problem; emotion isn’t in the way. When you think “I am just being emotional”, you evade by blaming emotion. […]

Why do you hide in ignorance? You have been quick to say you know this but do not know that. You have run to ignorance as a shelter from blame and accusation. You have pointed to it as the foundation of all misunderstandings when you needed defense. You use ignorance as a plea for clemency, […]

I have had a deep and long-lasting relationship with the exploration of passion. It is a misunderstood and unfairly maligned aspect of human nature. In my explorations, I have turned toward a more classical Greek understanding of the term. Passion is suffering. This is different than emotion: emotional suffering is something felt physically though the senses. […]

In the Tradition of the Whills … A Whill is a particular point in time and space, intimately connected to all that interacts with it, having elements of momentum, experienced in a metaphysical way.  It is the beginning of all Traditional matter and teaches us the properties of Chaos, Nature and the Force, understood through […]

The tradition of the Whills is a state of mind that has at its center an awareness of the Force, the integration of the natural and the divine, and the application of balance between mind, body and soul.  It requires an understanding of each and the integration of them into a whole.

There has been a lot of talk about being of service lately in some of my conversations. These discussions often come into comparisons of what is enough service and what isn’t, what constitues valuable and charitable service and whether a profession and service can be the same thing, and the tend to ask the open […]