Monthly Archives: January 2015

Begin Again

Last year I began meditating in earnest. I’d go for a stretch of weeks of consistent practice, and then completely drop the ball and go for weeks – or months – meditating sporadically, if at all. Then, eventually, I’d recommit … Continue reading

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A Year(!) Without Sweets

Back in August of 2013, I received a call from a transfusion medicine doctor at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, where I donate blood. “You have really lipemic plasma,” she told me. She explained that after they receive a whole blood donation, … Continue reading

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Ripple Effects

It has been speculated that if you were to go back in time thousands of years and, say, step on a single insect, and then hop right back into your time machine and return to the present day, the world … Continue reading

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