On Doubts and Crying


This morning, during my usual prayer time, I cried. It didn’t last long. But it was a powerful release from deep inside. I admit that I’ve been under a little stress lately. And I had a bit of a disagreement with the wife last night. So I was emotionally exhausted. Maybe it was because of…

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What Is Your Reason For Being?

What is your reason for being?

The Japanese have a concept they call ikigai. It is roughly translated as “a reason for being.” It refers to the reason why you wake up each day. That is, it is your purpose for living. It’s the reason why you do what you do. Some describe ikigai as the intersection between: What you love. What the…

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