Tag Archives: holding

ISmile313 – Losing Spirituality’s Training Wheels

There comes a point in our practice where we consciously let go of everything that has supported our work. It’s not that we reject or avoid anything but rather that we stop holding on to all that’s familiar. This is especially true when we let go of our personal stories of right and wrong; of [...]

ISmile244 – When Realization Matters More Than Self-esteem

Click on the player below, in order to listen to Michael’s talk. Get the most recent iTunes software and subscribe to this podcast from the Buddhist and/or Philosophy sections of the Religion & Spirituality list. ____ What happens when our self-esteem is recognized as far less important than our realization? In this talk, Michael talks [...]