Tao of Fear-Based Ego-Identification
This article just rocked my world. Not because I have never heard or taken aboard this advice, but because I suddenly realised that I was doing exactly what I have learned before is unwise to do - overly identifying with the external fatcors in my life (relationships, career, etc) and thereby defending the status-quo from a fear-based desire to hold on to the things I 'have'.
Not smart! Sneaky ego - getting in my ear and leading me astray. Back! I command thee - back!
Never mind, back to the meditation cushion, re-connect with the true source of Joy...