Om Weekly

  • September 13, 2016 The waiting game

    Last night a mouse got into a granola bar on a bookshelf in my bedroom. The sound woke me up at 1am and I freaked out. Iā€™m not even afraid of mice, or I thought I wasn't, but I found myself awake im...

  • September 06, 2016 The bright side of the moon ā˜½

    On the agenda today: sleep, the Earth's satellite and lunacy.

  • August 30, 2016 "The point is, you're you, and that's for keeps."

    Can I ask a personal question? OK, assuming you said yes: Do you think, in general, that people are doing the best they can?

  • July 26, 2016 It just keeps getting stranger

    Strange things are happening around us in this big beautiful weird world. But this weekend, even Stranger Things happened. In my living room.

  • July 19, 2016 Boundaries crossed

    Sometimes what you need most in the world is to give yourself permission to be still, and to be apart. Because the energy you recover from that introspection and that distance is what will allow you t...

  • July 12, 2016 At a loss

    I'm writing this note from St. Paul following another week of more police brutality and senseless violence. It is emotionally draining just to open my iPhone anymore these days, and so I cannot imagin...

  • June 28, 2016 'cause baby, you're a firework šŸ’„šŸ’«

    "I wish that every human life might be pure transparent freedom."

  • June 21, 2016 On a wing and a swear

    "Basically everyone's been winging it since forever.

  • June 14, 2016 When praying isn't enough

    - Dunya Mikhail *

  • June 07, 2016 Semiperfect & abundant

    I acknowledge that I'm thinking about it, but I try not to give it too much power. I try not to dwell on it. Like, OK, that was its time and now it's time to move on to something different.