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I’ve never done anything like this . . .


Anyone? How was it?

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posted August 18, 2009 at 5:12 pm

That was awesome. Have I ever done anything like that? Not at Venice beach.. no.. the closest I’ve come was meditating outside my apartment in college on Easter morn. A family was getting ready to go to church or something and the kid kept running past me. I’m not as cool as him, though, I had on a set of Sony headphones with nothing playing to make it look like I was just really into the music.

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posted August 18, 2009 at 8:21 pm

all is possible in america that’s why we have the constitution and we are America! Life throws lots of curve balls it’s how we handle them when they come “Peace sit In”S”

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posted August 18, 2009 at 9:23 pm

That was cool! I live in Daytona Beach, and sometimes I meditate on the beach, but no-one has ever joined me. I think it just looks like I’m watching the ocean.

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posted August 19, 2009 at 9:10 am

they have to be plants, right?

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posted August 19, 2009 at 11:12 am

I was wondering about that too. I’m thinking the camera people waved folks over or something.

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posted August 19, 2009 at 4:12 pm

i sit on a mossy outcrop/cliff off a side trail on a nearby mountain in the cascades.
i probably look like a dot to someone on the road below.

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posted August 20, 2009 at 10:48 am

When i was a messenger i would meditate between calls when it was slow. Only in certain lobbies though, security guards would bust me for “sleeping”. It was beneficial, my U-lock vs car incidents went way down.

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Anan E. Maus

posted August 20, 2009 at 9:15 pm

I went to Change Your Mind Day, once, in NYC…a Tricycle Magazine project..
was very nice…

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