She felt calm, capable, and in control. Vacation bible school busses would haul us off to church, and this opened up my seeking personality. She has had a personal mindful awareness practice for more than 21 years. I was sober and looking for God, looking for a program for a few years. We're caught up in our heads, we don't realize that our mental life is only a very small part of a much bigger picture.
These people were very poor, had no medicine, but they were using their hands to heal.
0013 - HHC2016 - Tristan Boyle
I couldn't have done that a couple of years ago when he started meditating. Other folks go to church and don't meditate, and yet others do go to church and meditate. So he was trying to teach us more about Islam, but we really didn't have much interest in it, at 13 years of age. Where there insights during this journey, maybe early on that made you realize you wanted to keep coming back to it. The first time I landed in solitary I was 16 years old, and ended detained in Rikers island here in New York City for gun possession.