The bare bones

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Come back to square one, just the minimum bare bones:

Relaxing with the present moment, relaxing with hopelessness, relaxing with death, not resisting the fact that things end, that things pass, that things have no lasting substance, that everything is changing all the time – that this the basic message

Pema Chodron

photo Immanuel giel

In the small bits and pieces


If you cultivate a healthy poverty and simplicity, so that finding a penny will literally make your day, then, since the world is in fact planted with pennies, you have with your poverty bought a lifetime of days. It’s that simple. What you see is what you get

Annie Dilliard

photo marilia melhado