Kaleidoscope and Death Meditation

There’s one universal constant that we tend to ignore. Our ego-driven minds were not built to understand it — rather, simply cope with it. Coming face to face with our own impermanence is terrifying. While so many people live in the future, always looking forward to what’s next, we ignore the only guarantee that will meet us: death.

I’ve been thinking about death a lot recently. As my friends and I get older, it’s been a trend in the past year for our grandparents to pass away. For something so final and important, I find it strange how I can quickly gloss over each…

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