Tag Archives: mind

~Reflections from an aspiring Buddha~

It was sangha day on Sunday and I attended a talk given by a Buddhist nun, attended by just over 300 people. It was an incredible talk about happiness, which touched on some deep Buddhist concepts, which though I’ve been … Continue reading

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Meditation hinderances and Procrastination

I’ve been focusing this month on working on my national novel writing piece and so as a result, apart from the occasional haiku, I’ve not written much in the way of poetry. The following two pieces I wrote last week, … Continue reading

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Staying grounded in an overwhelming world

I’ve had a pretty stressful last few weeks, as I’ve made a few big lifestyle changes and taken up some new hobbies and though I’ve done a bit of creative writing in the form of story writing, I’ve not written … Continue reading

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A Year of Blogging!!!

Hey folks! This week Saturday will mark a year of ‘Looking At Raindrops’ and as a result of this I’ve decided to write a series of short poems/modern haiku in order to mark the occasion. The poems make up an … Continue reading

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The Search Within…A product of writers block

Sorry it’s been over a week since my last entry, I had end of autumn term exams and so have been busy with revision. Now that exams are over I’ve picked up the pen once more. This week’s piece, ironically, … Continue reading

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