After a particularly fundraising-intensive past couple of months, I took a moment to reflect on my approach to and feelings about it.Read More
If we were to meet in person for the first time and get on the topic of what I do, I would likely tell you a story about living a life of sadhana (spiritual practice) and seva (service). Though I write more about the latter here via project updates, sadhana comes first for me—it is the trunk of the tree that has naturally motivated my various activities over the years.Read More
This is the life I gave up, I said to myself when I saw the ad. Not specifically living it up in a resort like this but more the life of personal happiness. Make good money for myself. Find somebody. Maybe have a family. Have good experiences and, generally, have a focus on my own enjoyment.
As I get ready to launch the Umoja Centre later this year, the issue really comes into focus. As I'll be talking about in future posts, it's a big commitment and with it, there will be certain personal sacrifices going well beyond the ones I've already made.Read More