THIS IS PHILANTHROPY

One of the first books about spirituality that I ever read was called “The Art of Living” – by Thich Nhat Hanh. . One of the chapters was titled something like,...

To desire is to be human – desire is life. Desire also leads to suffering. We are constantly desiring something and when we aren’t getting it, it leads to certain levels...

Lesson learned today: I found this lesson to be quite profound. As I put my head to rest on my pillow last night I played over some voice recordings from influential...

The view from the balcony of my apartment in Battambang. I moved to Cambodia one year ago and it was like starting from ground zero. I had to make new connections,...

Wet season in Cambodia. I once heard a great metaphor where by the cycles of the 4 seasons were compared with the cycles of our everyday lives. You go through a...

The last month or so of my life has been lived in the small village of Kbal Dremei. This place is about an hours car ride away from the big capital...

Due to a speech impediment, he makes sounds and uses his body to communicate. Usually, he is bouncing off the damn walls all day long with energy. I don’t know where...

Due to a speech impediment, he makes sounds and uses his body to communicate. Usually, he is bouncing off the damn walls all day long with energy. I don’t know where...

By choice, I’ve decided to take a path that is out of the ordinary. I think partly, this stems from this underlying desire to stand out and be different from the...

This monastic type of lifestyle can take you by surprise. You have regimented structure with a lot of free time on your hands. A lot of time to think, observe and...