Author: MikeSteeves

A relationship

I don’t want a relationship. Not some sodden thing, wet with pandering. Relationships these days are like dirty wet rags. Cold after use and stiff when dried out.  It’s too rigid and tried out. There’s no way to do it right. Try all you want, but failure is going to come, especially if you try…

By MikeSteeves January 24, 2019 0

Whet the appetite

Now that we’ve spoken a little bit about how special we can become and flavorful we might be. We can get back to the chaos of the whole thing. You see we definitely aren’t enlightened, but even that isn’t such a certain thing. We are enlightened too, as we’ve just discussed, we are that but…

By MikeSteeves January 13, 2019 0

What is tea

Drinking tea     Before we can drink the tea someone else makes with the level of appreciation that it takes to enjoy it thouroughly we have to learn how to drink and enjoy our own tea, or coffee for that matter. With this example of drinking someone else’s neurosis in, we first have to appreciate…

By MikeSteeves January 13, 2019 0

The Promise of Hunger

Buddhism is a religion that isn’t a religion. The truth of the matter is it is a religion in the sense of our perception, but when we dive into it, there’s no dogma, or at least there shouldn’t be. There is no substance, no absolute rules, no telling other people how to be, what to…

By MikeSteeves January 13, 2019 0

Creating a spiritual Appetite in others

    Real Buddhist’s aren’t concerned with finding more people to be Buddhist with. The same can be said of people involved with life. They aren’t looking for people to life with. The people that life with other people, life with them regardless. Genuine people don’t need, nor try to build clubs of genuine behavior. Sometimes…

By MikeSteeves January 13, 2019 0

New Home!

Welcome to the newly updated Human Endeavors website. We’ve had some major changes, both in life and online. The Human Endeavors website has been simplified accordingly. We are happy to welcome you to our new page. Meanwhile please check our our older content, there are some great articles. Please note however, the posts are time…

By MikeSteeves December 24, 2018 0

Hiawassee Ga

Hiawassee Ga

By cyclistmike On June 5, 2013 The beginning of my trip on the Appalachain Trail has been interesting. First I didn’t expect to be here then I met “Three Wolves Howling.” It would be pointless for me to describe meeting this dude, but I will start by saying he is a 49 year old hippy…

By MikeSteeves December 24, 2018 0

Beginning the Appalachian Trail

Beginning the Appalachian Trail

By cyclistmike On June 2, 2013 Three days hence I began something bigger than I knew. I started trail running on the AT (Appalachian Trail) I ran about 30 miles and met some interesting and inspiring people. My inspiration was tugged and through converstation and friendship I was able to let go fo some of…

By MikeSteeves December 24, 2018 0

Adventure

Adventure

By cyclistmike On May 26, 2013 I have a new adventure starting today. I am confident, the best way to start an adventure is to have lots of plans but no objective. I have lots of tools but I am not attached to using any of them. I haven’t checked the weather.. But I am…

By MikeSteeves December 24, 2018 0

Triathlon

Triathlon

By cyclistmike On May 26, 2013 I raced today with the intention of placing. I swam hard. I biked hard and I ran hard. The race was great. The sun was where it should be. The toughest part for me was the swim. I don’t like looking down at the darkness of the water, it…

By MikeSteeves December 24, 2018 0