Tao Te Ching Day 12: You Choose

I am struck by an insight today. Studying chapter 23 of the Tao Te Ching, an insight hit me from a place of thinking I understand, to grasping what is being taught. Shakespeare said, “Brevity is the soul of wit.” Well Lao Tzu said, “Spare words; nature’s way.” (Addiss & Lombardo) Nature only say’s whatContinue reading “Tao Te Ching Day 12: You Choose”

Tao Te Ching Day 6: The Mystery (With Audio)

Audio available on my podcast Upon Awakening: A Beginners Guide https://anchor.fm/matthew-whiteside/episodes/Tao-Te-Ching-Day-6-The-Mystery-ev764k “The named is the mother of myriad things. Thus, constantly without desire, one observes its essence. Constantly with desire, one observes its manifestation.” Tao Te Ching – Chp. 1 There have been many a mystery in my life. Mystery’s such as, why is theContinue reading “Tao Te Ching Day 6: The Mystery (With Audio)”