Musings

What Is The Meaning Of Life?

When I was studying English Literature at University College London, I remembered my English mentor's first sentence was, "Cristy we can discuss anything, just don't try to...
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The Cult of Happiness

Living in a culture where there's an abundance of 'how to be happy' seminars and books promoting 'happiness', it is logically to think that finding happiness is...
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What is Karma?

While karma is found at the core of Buddhism, Hinduism, Jainism, Sikhism and Taoism, there are variations to its interpretations and teachings. Such as the belief that...
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What is Fear and How Does it Serve?

We all have at one point in our lives experienced fear. Maybe you were in a job you didn't enjoy, but were too afraid to leave. Perhaps...
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The Artist Date: How Making Time for ‘You’ is More Essential Than You Think

A book that was recommended to me as I work on publishing my first memoir is The Artist's Way by Julia Cameron. A seminal book that has...
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The Shamans of Mongolia

It took a domestic flight from Ulaanbaatar, the capital of Mongolia, to get to Mörön Airport which was located in the north of the country. We were...