The Year of Magical Dreaming

3 Min Marinade: Artificial intelligence & a benevolent universe

This whole Pokeman Go! craze has me thinking about robots–people acting as such, that is. Here is a really cool vid about a real life robot, Bina-48. She’s pretty awesome.

What I’m listening to: Leaps of Faith in a Benevolent Universe (Sounds True podcast) with my spirit crush, Lissa Rankin.

What I’m reading: How to Fall into Intimacy Without Resistance

Fave meditation song (as of late): Wah Yantee — I cry every time I hear it, which apparently I need at the moment. Diving deeper, it’s not wonder:

Yogi Bhajan said that it was a mantra of awakening your intuition. It’s ancient nature (having been chanted for over two thousand years) makes it the “culmination of hundreds of years of prayer”.

Fave cat pic of the week:


Quote I’m marinating on: “All it requires is simply the ability to throw yourself forward with all your weight, and the willingness not to mind that it’s going to hurt … if you fail to miss the ground. Most people fail to miss the ground, and if they are really trying properly, the likelihood is that they will fail to miss it fairly hard.” The secret of flying, according to Douglas Adams, The Ultimate Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy


Much Love,