Female , 56-60
Trying to practise mindfulness.

Married. I ignore or delete sleazy approaches. I report con artists and scammers. Deleted most of 127 stories. Left the ideas I hope may be useful to others. Kind of back engaging a bit with this site again. May all beings be happy.

Last Seen Apr 8
Member Since Jul 17, 2011
Favorite Quote Love is that which willingly nurtures the well-being of life.(me)
  • 100% Australian
Vices chronic depression, gradually overcoming
Politics Liberal
Special day 7-2
Books Peter Singer, Joseph Goldstein, John Stuart Mills, David Suzuki
Music world music & fusions
Movies The Economics of Happiness, by Helena Norberg-Hodge
Local Time April 17th, 2:24 AM

I Want to Know What Your Thoughts Are About Today

If You're Checking This Profile... I...ignore or delete sleaze.ignore rackets and racism or any other form of abuse I might come across.avoid people wishing to convert me to any... [more]
hartfire has shared 2 Mature Experiences
  • I Want World Peace

    Conflict Resolution, Part 2, Good Listening Skills When we listen it helps the other feel appreciated, interesting, and respected. Paying attention is a wonderful way to nurture and express love. Ordinary conversations e… [more]
  • I Want to Swap Vegetarian and Vegan Recipes

    Why Do People Choose To Be Vegetarians? Can be any of a number of different reasons. short answer is any of these economic, social justice, environmental, humane, ethical, aesthetic, religious and health.… [more]
  • I Accept Responsibility For My Own Actions

    We Create How We Experience What Happens Around Us. Sometimes we might create what happens. Consequence follows cause, the way day comes with sun. But how we react is a choice. Something might hurt, like a second degree burn, bu… [more]
  • I Believe In Equality

    Every Contribution We Make Matters More Than We Think The American constitution holds that "All men are created equal", and "we hold these truths self evident." What makes a truth self evident? Something can only be tr… [more]
  • To a collective human mind out there in the ether...

    Posted on: November 20th, 2013 at 7:56AM

    Well, I just tried my first blog.Was getting near the end, bumped some wrong key and lost it.Lesson learned.If I blog again, write and save it on my laptop first.My first guess is that no one will read it.Interested to discover whether that is so.What does it mean if bits of my experience end up out there in the ethernet,lost like space dust amid the countless zillions of other bits?Perhaps this is an aspect of Jung's idea of a universal mind.In our own brains, synapses fire and messages flow with near infinite complexity, and we experience it subjectively as a personal mind...even think of it as who we are, identify with it.Then the internet, with its messages along copper, optic fiber and … [more]