On Children by Kahlil Gibran Your children are not your children. They are the sons and daughters of Life’s longing for itself. They come through you but not from you, And though they are with you, yet they belong not to you. You may give them your love but not your thoughts. For they have… Continue reading “On Children” A Poem by Kahlil Gibran
Every year, I take a boat trip with a group of friends to the land that time forgot—Komodo island in Indonesia. This is the habitat of the famous Komodo Dragon, the world’s largest lizard. The dragon picked its home well, for this is one of the most alluring places on earth and certainly one of… Continue reading “The Spot”
The Cultivation of Detachment: There is only attachment; there is no such thing as detachment. The mind invents detachment as a reaction to the pain of attachment. When you react to attachment by becoming “detached” you are attached to something else. So that whole process is one of attachment. You are attached to your… Continue reading On Detachment:::
“As I went walking I saw a sign there and on the sign it said “No Trespassing” but on the other side it didn’t say nothing, that sign was made for you and me”.
Travel with me to the floating village of Chong Khneas, Siem Reap, Cambodia When I went to Siem Reap, Cambodia I visited a lot of cultural places and ask around what else was nice to see. I wanted to take a break from the temples and I had the option to visit the floating village… Continue reading The H2O Village of Chong Khneas:::
Travel with me to Mount and Lake Batur in Bali, Indonesia. In one of my trips to Bali I decided to go climb the active Volcano Batur. Rising to 5,633 feet, Mount Batur can be climbed by physically-fit hikers in around two hours.Starting in the dark of the early morning, around 3:30 am, I ascended… Continue reading Travel with me to Mount and Lake Batur :::
Travel with me to “Laguna del Diablo” In One of my trips to the island, Dominican Republic my beautiful country, my friend and I decided to take a 2 days trip to Samana to take some photographs and amuse ourselves. While we were there we asked the locals that we wanted to climb up to… Continue reading “Pedacito de mi tierra”