Peace, Problems and Perception

“Stop thinking, and end your problems” Lao Tzu wrote in the Tao Te Ching. Like most statements in the Tao Te Ching, this one can be unpacked to reveal an insight. Let’s begin with the word “problems”. I believe Lao Tzu uses the word “problems” to describe situations the mind has perceived, seized upon and…

Manifestation with N.O.W.

While directed manifestation is not the primary intent of N.O.W. (that would be healing separation and the subsequent rediscovery of the joy of oneness), it can be used as an aid to bring forth forms in the physical world. Because N.O.W. has this capability, and because manifestation can result in a world of hurt if…

Truth and Peace

What is the relationship between truth and peace? Could it be that peace follows from a dedication to truth? The intentional lies, misstatements, obfuscations and reversals of position we see in the daily news give rise to disquiet, incredulity, lack of trust, anger –– a lack of peace. How could one be at peace with…

Judgement and Suffering

To be free of judgment is to be free of self-inflicted suffering. Judgement inevitably brings self-inflicted suffering as we shall see in moment. The N.O.W. Tone Therapy System helps users temporally (at first) let go of judgment by presenting audible signals that are free of the visual and time cues one normally uses to perceive…

Trust

Trust. If not not Trust, what is the alternative? Fear and doubt? Notice the difference of feeling when trust is present and when it is missing. So called “trust” (lower case t), contingent on facts, is not Trust. “Trustworthy” posits the idea that the observed person, place or thing has “earned” the privilege of being…

Brother Craig 212

In 1968, on the occasion of my 12th birthday, I met Brother Craig 212 –– a portable reel-to-reel tape recorder that was my first teacher of directed, focused listening. The Craig 212 was a battery operated tape recorder that used 1/4” wide recording tape spooled onto 3” diameter reels. The cassette tape format had been…