How to make death your ally for a happier life


How to make death your ally for a happier life What do you fear the most? The fear of speaking out, of creating change, challenging the status quo? Many of us feel we don’t have the right to question the way things are, or propose what could be. Those types of people are someone else, … Read more

Lessons from the story of the Buddha

When you think of Buddhism what do you think of? Inner peace, meditation, monks, the usual. But like a lot of people I was unaware of the life of the Buddha himself. I have read up on Buddhism in contemporary books by such authors as the Dalai Lama, Matthieu Ricard, Tara Brach and others. Then … Read more

Personal development according to Dickens

Scrooge says no to christmas

Few characters have undergone such a transformation so quickly as Scrooge during three nights in the classic A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. One of the most beloved stories in western literature. It tells the story of Scrooge, a mean spirited, miserly old man. His attitude towards society is one of borderline contempt. He is … Read more