Musical Interlude: How to Love Problems Like Ice Cream

by O Society November 23, 2019 Howdy to all our O Society people. Yes, I am MIA at the moment. Hearing teachings from the lamas and monks. Meditating. Reading. Realizations. Visions. Super hero empowerments. The usual. Here's some heavy lifting: Transforming Problems Into Happiness - Lama Zopa Rinpoche The Method to Transform a Suffering Life … Continue reading Musical Interlude: How to Love Problems Like Ice Cream

Steppe Change: How Mongolian Rock Conquers the World Combining ‘a blend of east and west,’ the Hu find their way to 45million YouTube views with a smash hit debut album by Jim Farber edited by O Society October 24, 2019 The chant started long before the band took the stage. “HU!! HU!! HU!!,” yelled the crowd, at escalating volume, for a … Continue reading Steppe Change: How Mongolian Rock Conquers the World

Liezi 列 Waterfall

Heaven and earth operate without thought or purpose, through processes which are ziran 自然, so of them ­selves. Man follows the same course, through the process of growth and decay, without choosing either to be born or to die. Yet alone among the myriad things he tries to base his actions on thought and knowledge, to … Continue reading Liezi 列 Waterfall

Musical Interlude with Chris Cornell

"Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery; none but ourselves can free our mind." by Chris Cornell edited by O Society September 20, 2019 Redemption Song  Old pirates, yes, they rob I; Sold I to the merchant ships, Minutes after they took I From the bottomless pit. But my hand was made strong By the 'and of … Continue reading Musical Interlude with Chris Cornell

The Whole-Planet View by Rosalind Watts, Sam Gandy, and Alex Evans edited by O Society September 19, 2019 In 1966, on a rooftop overlooking San Francisco, the writer Stewart Brand felt that he could perceive the curvature of the Earth, an effect of the psychedelic substance he had consumed. He wondered why no one had photographed the Earth … Continue reading The Whole-Planet View