Karma

Between cause and effect there is no difference or separation. This, in short, is the doctrine of karmic retribution. It appears to contradict common sense, and indeed we must admit that it does so. Common sense is the law of the land, but we must here draw a distinction between land and sky, between earth …

Alien Civilization

Why do we insist on measuring alien technology in terms of time? We say, “It is likely that advanced forms of alien life are thousands, if not millions of years ahead of us technologically.” First off, what is it we typically mean when we refer to “technology”? Do we mean something material and mechanical? Something …

Tunnels of Light

Clothing is scattered across the carpetAnd dinner plates pile upOn all the tops of tables.Books go unreadAnd phone calls go unanswered,While the patients of my mind--troubled thoughts--Remain alone and without cure.The dial of my dayHas wound tightAround the sun,Pulling quickly its tripBetween clouds across the sky.The sand falls gently,The hourglass grows full.My lungs swallow precious …

A Message

I have a message For the world. Not to scare you, But I think it Should be heard. People ought to Let themselves Get hurt and get lost. Suffering is the shortest route to Bliss is the sound of serpent's tongue Who was guilty of a sin And whose nemesis Was his reflection's grin In …