Taking responsibility for and facing our past behaviors is the first step toward change.
Author Archive | Incarcerated people
Un prisionero refelxiona sobre las causas y sus consecuencias en las decisiones que tomamos en nuestras vidas, así como los primeros pasos para lograr un cambio
A prison inmate shares his experience of living the five precepts.
Poem by an inmate. Dark in tone, it touches on the inter-connectedness of us all and the suffering that all beings experience.
Seeking an end to the craving of addiction.
An incarcerated person discusses the difficulties he encounters when a change of routine disrupts his practice.
The importance of generosity and compassion to our spiritual growth.
What if a person who looks different could impart life-changing wisdom. Open one’s heart and mind to others.
The overwhelming effect of social media and technology, making one’s daily life feel like a circus. Importance of turning to the Three Jewels instead.
Using one’s meditation practice to become the observer of one’s mind and to release the clinging attachment that brings only unhappiness.