Hanukkah 2017 starts up on Tuesday, December 12. At sundown. Will you be lighting a menorah? Eating jelly doughnuts? Frying up latkes? Maybe you won’t be doing any of this because you don’t celebrate Hanukkah. That’s okay, too! Everybody here in Nobody Nation has a holiday (or lack thereof!) that really gets ’em going. Personally, […]
So, I had a bit of fun recently. Nobody’s View and The Nobody Bible were featured on the podcast: Awaken with Bryan M. Henry. As you will see in the videocast, we had a little bit of fun with the “Nobody” theme! Why not, right?!? It was a great time, and Bryan is a great host. We […]
Dear Gods of Work, Today I woke up with a bit of a headache. Can you tell me why that only seems to happen on Mondays? Anyway, I was wondering if you could get rid of it for me. On second thought, why don’t we just get rid of Mondays?
On this day in history, 2001, the first Harry Potter movie opened in the U.S. You can read about it here. The journey of Harry’s creator, J.K. Rowling, is an inspiring tale of highs and lows, rejection and acceptance. Rowling continues to be a voice of inspiration for children and adults all over the world, […]
Did you have meditation in your school? Sorry…I’m speaking as if everyone reading this is my age. If you’re still in school, do you have meditation in your school? Well, in Brooklyn, New York a bunch of students have it now. According to this article by Wendy Biddlecombe in Tricycle Magazine, students at Brooklyn College Academy are using […]
So, in The Nobody Bible, I like to say that the great wisdom of the ages is available to us all right now, right where we are, with no beliefs required. And it seems the science on meditation and prayer also bears that out. In an interesting article for NBC, Nicole Audrey gives us some amazing […]
We learn some thing new. We discover new wisdom inside ourselves. But then what do we do? Well, we keep it bottled up inside. We cork it and move on. But what if we popped that top off? What if we shared that wisdom? What if we used it? Maybe we impart a piece of […]
Ancient Jewish law suggests that embarrassing someone may be akin to murder. Don’t believe me? Well, have you almost “died from embarrassment”? When we bring negativity to a situation, we bring out the worst. Instead, bring your best and help the world to be a better place.
Friday evening, September 29, 2017 (5778), marks the start of Yom Kippur. This is a Jewish holiday that follows the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah, which occurred not too long ago. In terms of the Jewish calendar, it is Yom Kippur 5778. The holiday is ensconced in the Hebrew Bible in Leviticus 23:27 where God instructs […]
Dear Lord of Karma, Today, the Tears for Fears song, “Everybody Wants to Rule the World” came on the radio. The way I felt when I heard it…that feeling…that’s what I want nirvana to feel like if/when I get there. I know it’s thousands of lifetimes from now, but I just wanted to go on […]