Apocalypse

The Doctor will see you now…

A message of hope and some medicine from Doctor Who. David Tennant on The Last Leg with a reassuring message: “It’s all going to be okay…”

…and it will be – eventually – but we have to take the medicine. Our hands are slick with the mud we’ve been slinging at each other for centuries. It’s time to grow up and learn to become civilised human beings – for a change…

That should do it…

 

Apocalypse · Inspirations

A Prophecy for Our Time: Shambhala Warrior Prophecy

This prophecy is about the rise of the Bodhisattva, or Spiritual Warrior – a person of great courage who fights with compassion and insight. All of us are potential spiritual warriors. Joanna Macy tells the tale beautifully in this inspiring video and shows what it takes to be a Bodhisattva today…

“There comes a time when all life on earth is in danger. At that time, great powers have arisen – barbarian powers. And although they waste their wealth in preparation to annihilate each other, they have much in common…”

 

Apocalypse · Buddhism

Don’t Believe Everything You Read

Here’s a timely reminder to not get caught up in the propaganda free-for-all that seems to have replaced online and broadcast news media. Truth is never an easy thing to discern, and even harder to act on sometimes. But there is a way. The Kalama Sutra – you’ll have seen it all over the internet… Continue reading Don’t Believe Everything You Read

Apocalypse

2017: The Year of Writing Better Stories

I kept trying to write this post but didn’t know what to say. How do you follow a year like 2016? What a mess! This upheaval has been a long time coming – there’s nothing strange or unexpected about it. If you understand how reality works, it all makes perfect sense. (Honest!) People are freaking… Continue reading 2017: The Year of Writing Better Stories

Apocalypse · Inspirations

Time to Wake Up: Let Them Eat Chaos – Kate Tempest

Kate Tempest – bodhisattva in action – is back with her new album Let Them Eat Chaos, an epic poem set to music. The poem is a call for us to wake up and smell the perfect coffee for what it is, and a commentary on how we live in a world in crisis –… Continue reading Time to Wake Up: Let Them Eat Chaos – Kate Tempest