Brain Food

To all his malnourished students –

He provided a hearty amount of fulfilling space and nothing more.

He said the more you think, the more you suffer

The more you suffer, the more you must surrender

The more you surrender, the more enlightened you will be

He said

Less I’s, more eyes

Be aware, be awake, be conscious.

He said

Don’t think, don’t define,

Don’t be afraid of being a nobody.

I said

What the f –

But came back to finish the book anyway.

It wasn’t there before,

But there’s a piece of peace in my heart, mind, and soul –

So…I guess here’s a thank you, Mr. Tolle.

Written September 16, 2018 

The book that this piece is about: A New Earth by Eckhart Tolle

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