Ever since I began studying Buddhism, I’ve struggled with the concept of taking refuge. I’ve heard several teachers humorously refer to the idea of taking refuge in the “wrong” things: like Facebook, a pint of ice cream, binge watching tv, etc. That concept was easy enough to understand. When I’m […]

Taking Refuge

Today’s prompt for the My 500 Words challenge is to share your best advice with the world. Something you wish someone would have told you ten, or five, or even one year ago. The thing is, sometimes the best advice you get is the advice you don’t listen to, the […]

The Best Advice