Desirée Salis

Confronting Darkness

My eyes are closed and I feel present in my body. Sensations are coming and going, just like the thoughts. In fact, they never stop. I’m just getting better at watching them rise and fall, without feeling the… Read More

Mental Poetry

The fragments of mind are Dimensions of time Mined and visualized Behind closed eyes

Lentil Bolognese Recipe

I was craving a nourishing meal like this all week. Specifically, I was daydreaming about lentils and tomatoes. So this delicious and wholesome bolognese was born! This meal is all about warmth and comfort, and you’ll really feel… Read More

The Morning

It’s morning again  The day is waking up The earth turning enough  So the sun blesses the sky

White Noise

I moved the five loads of laundry that was spread across the floor off to one side so that we’d have a space to sit. A mosquito danced in the air and disappeared from my sight, though for… Read More

Meditation Poem

The simultaneous presence and de-rooting that occurs gives a special insight into a nature normally hidden by the illusion of separateness. The opportunities to understand and solidify experience become apparent and rise with great speed. Articulation comes with… Read More

Vipassana Diaries #2

I noticed that there are few things as beautiful as someone sitting in meditation.

Vipassana Diaries #1

I was perpetually fascinated by the plethora of life that called the forest home.

the yoga of being

for the love of the unknowable

Food Lib

tips, tricks, and logistic for empowerment through food and thought

Destiny Tuning Secret

Manifestation Miracles Today

Live Well Corner

Healthy Eating & Losing Weight