Category Archives: Enlightenment

We Run Osage, Osage Runs Milwaukee, Milwaukee Runs the World

Who are we?

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Adidas Will Create (Black Horse) Tai Chi Gear

I won’t make another post on this blog until I have a contract with Adidas for producing Black Horse Tai Chi gear. I’m doing this to prove the power of focused mind. The reason so much “positive thought” stuff is … Continue reading

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Born In The Philippines

I made quite the break through on this trip to the Philippines and thought I’d do my best to share. I want to thank Master Wang for being a walking, talking example of where I wanted to get. “Bee” who … Continue reading

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The Three Jewels of (My) Atheism

The three jewels is an idea central to Buddhism. The three jewels are: The Buddha: The actual dude from the past and the level of nibbana/nirvana. The Dharma: The teachings. The Sangha: The community that keeps the tradition alive (formally … Continue reading

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I’m an Atheist Who Believes in Gods

“Real” atheists will be quick to point out that the statement above is immediately untrue and tell me the word I’m looking for is agnostic. I would promptly disagree and do my best to explain why. Here is my stance … Continue reading

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What Is Daoism?

Once Zhuangzi dreamt he was a butterfly, a butterfly flitting and fluttering around, happy with himself and doing as he pleased. He didn’t know he was Zhuangzi. Suddenly he woke up and there he was, solid and unmistakable Zhuangzi. But … Continue reading

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The Dao To Buddhism

I had this post in mind for the last week or so. The original title  was something like “How Studying Daoism Led Me to Buddhism.” This new title is better. The Dao is a Way Dao is translated into English … Continue reading

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