Posts made in November, 2013

Shall I have a cookie? Responsibility, compulsion and the Me I can’t find …

Posted by on Nov 25, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

“Good Morning Cypy,” I greeted my dear friend, “There is something I need to ask you.” “Go ahead.” “Well, it’s about responsibility,” I said. “I love the thought that I am not the one that put together this cluster of cells (named Dani), and I will not be the one to scatter them when the time comes, yet the question of responsibility still bothers me. I know that if I eat too much, I get fat; I can’t claim to be “not knowing/not Me” and go for the cookie, can I?” “Well,” whispered my friend,...

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Must be a cosmic joke …

Posted by on Nov 7, 2013 in Blog | 0 comments

It must be a cosmic joke that we are so fearful of death, and yet, can choose whether to die or not whenever we like. The door is always wide open for us and remains open—until we walk through: head tall or head fall. Woke up (again) this morning and it was clear—when I think I am this body I will surely die, when I know I am not this body—there is no way I can die with it. This body dies every second, finally it will have its last breath too. Mom gave me that precious gift on her deathbed when she passed away few weeks back: sitting there beside her as she took her last breath, touching her...

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