A bench at the creek

A while ago I walked past this bench at a creek. "If you could meet with anyone and sit down on this bench, who would it be?" - © Earthling Gunnar

Don’t get washed away

Don't get washed away by emotions and thoughts. Don't give situations or people the power about how you feel. Try to be the rock the river cannot wash away. Be here & now. "The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but our thoughts about it. Be aware of the thoughts you are thinking.... Continue Reading →

Strawberries, needles & refugees

What are having Strawberries, needles and refugees in common?  https://twitter.com/i/status/1042581413101371392 "If you put needles in strawberries, you are scaring children and you are a grub but if you keep children on a prison island and make them want to kill themselves, you get a trophy." These are the words of a tweet from someone I... Continue Reading →

Wings

“For everything in this journey of life we are on, there is a right wing and a left wing: for the wing of love there is anger; for the wing of destiny there is fear; for the wing of pain there is healing; for the wing of hurt there is forgiveness; for the wing of... Continue Reading →

Window of a prison

"We are all prisoners but some of us are in cells with windows and some without." - © Earthling Gunnar

Castle by the lake

A warm summer evening and an old friend I haven't seen in a very long time. - © Earthling Gunnar

Just a flower

Symbol of horror & futility of war

Humans have killed between 150 and 250 million members of their own species in the last century and our life is again in danger by just another war but this time it could be our last because it could be our first nuclear one. We all know how this could end... The cards for humans... Continue Reading →

Acceptance of what is

It's easy to accept the present moment and to be one hundred percent in the here and now when everything goes well but when life is challenging us we can get unconscious in the blink of an eye and all the wisdom inside of us disappears. If we don't watch our mind and thoughts in challenging moments... Continue Reading →

Stromatolites at Shark Bay

Few years ago  I've been on a road trip in Western Australia and in Shark Bay you can see the oldest and largest living fossils in the world. The Stromatolites at Shark Bay. "The planet is, was, and always will be stronger than us. We can't destroy it; if we overstep the mark, the planet... Continue Reading →

Stillness speaks

When was the last time you got lost in nature to find yourself? 🙂 Excerpted from: STILLNESS SPEAKS, by Eckhart Tolle We depend on nature not only for our physical survival. We also need nature to show us the way home, the way out of the prison of our own minds. We got lost in... Continue Reading →

A good spiritual practice

How do I respond to unconscious, aggressive people? In my own experience a very good way to deal with unconscious, aggressive people is to have no reaction at all and to be completely present in the moment rather than being taken over by an unconscious reaction of my own ego. Just recently I was confronted... Continue Reading →

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