Category Archives: Uncategorized


“The Physics of the Quest”

In the end, I’ve come to believe in something I call “The Physics of the Quest.” A force in nature governed by laws as real as the laws of gravity. The rule of Quest Physics goes something like this: If you’re brave enough to leave behind everything familiar and comforting, which can be anything from your house to bitter, old resentments, and set out on a truth-seeking journey, either externally or internally, and if you are truly willing to regard everything that happens to you on that journey as a clue and if you accept everyone you meet along the way as a teacher and if you are prepared, most of all, to face and forgive some very difficult realities about yourself, then the truth will not be withheld from you.

-“Eat, Pray, Love” by Elizabeth Gilbert

The Greener Grass

They say the grass is always greener on the other side; and it’s ultimately true that one finds perks living graciously on the other side. But once we get there – once we cross over to this place we’ve so fondly dreamt of – we tend to see beyond the glitter and the illusions. The definite that is reality sets in. One starts to see how the grass wasn’t ever so green, and then the quest really begins…