Category Archives: pain

Elimination of Ignorance, Selfishness and Greed

I believe all suffering is caused by ignorance. People inflict pain on others in the selfish pursuit of their happiness or satisfaction. Yet true happiness comes from a sense of inner peace and contentment, which in turn must be achieved … Continue reading

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The Crystal Ship

Before you slip into unconsciousness I’d like to have another kiss. Another flashing chance at bliss another kiss another kiss. The days are bright and filled with pain. Enclose me in your gentle rain. The time you ran was too … Continue reading

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10 Lessons For Living

It is not easy for us to change. But it is possible. And this capacity is our glory as human beings. The only way to assure being loved is to be a person worthy of love. If you desire greater … Continue reading

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