Share this postThe Vacancy (after the Vacation)www.thegateless.orgCopy linkFacebookEmailNotesOtherThe Vacancy (after the Vacation)2/7/2023 The Master isn't homeCon/Jur/dFeb 7, 202395ShareWe welcomed a new addition to our nautical themeThe rest of our traveling companions are in Belize until tomorrow — my nephew-in-law sent me this picture with the caption — MUThis digitized world we live in is just oddMaybe gate(less) will only be about the Moon — more than it already is — if that’s possibleOnly about The MoonSubscribeAt a certain point — where you want to live becomes the same question as where you want to die“It has been said before that organic life transmits planetary influences of various kinds to the earth and that it serves to feed the moon and to enable it to grow and strengthen” — GI Gurdjieff“and in everything it must be remembered that evolution is never guaranteed — it is possible only and it can stop at any moment and in any place — In this way the cessation of evolution may mean the destruction of humanity” — P. D. Ouspensky — In Search of the Miraculous: Fragments of an Unknown Teaching (1949) NY: Harcourt — Brace & Co — pp. 305–306“Although the moon is a vast and great light, it is reflected in a drop of water — The whole moon and even the whole sky are reflected in a drop of dew on a blade of grass” — Dogen — GenjokoanHow can we vacate — when we never left? We never went either Much love,Con/Jur/d, 2/7/202395Share
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"At a certain point — where you want to live becomes the same question as where you want to die"
So true. I petitioned for divorce from my narcissist wife yesterday, and only have a few months to work this out. Unless of course providence intercedes. There's this dream image in my mind of somewhere. I don't know where.
But as someone once said: wherever you go, there you are. Was it John Kabit-Zinn (I can never spell his name)?