Posted by: Michael Rickicki | 06/19/2014


The last year has been a series of almost unrelenting lessons about the fragility and unpredictability of conditioned existence and if I ever had any idea that I was somehow more developed or above loss and gain due to my practice it is clear that I was mistaken. Like a rudderless ship I find myself blown about the open water by the Eight Worldly Winds but just knowing that there is a safe port (the Triple Gem) is enough to keep me going.

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