Posts By: Anthony Timmons

Remembering Chris Cornell 1964-2017

Chris Cornell

Thursday 18th May 2017 will forever be remembered as a sad day for music lovers around the world. Chris Cornell has died. 18th May was already the day Joy Division frontman Ian Curtis took his life 37 years ago and now Chris seems to have left us the same way. I won’t speculate about his… Read more »

Nintendo Switch Review – First Impressions

Nintendo Switch Review

When the Nintendo Switch was revealed I felt that it had the potential to be the best thing Nintendo has ever made. That is really saying something given Nintendo’s history in gaming, including icons like Mario, Zelda, and Pokemon. Now that I have one in my hands my opinion has not changed, the only caveat… Read more »

The Tibetan Buddhist Practice of Tong-Len (Giving and Receiving)

The Tibetan Buddhist Practice of Tong-Len (Giving and Receiving)

In his book The Art of Happiness: A Handbook for Living, with HH Dalai Lama, Howard C. Cutler shares the Tibetan Buddhist practice of Tong-Len (giving and receiving) as taught by His Holiness Dalai Lama. ‘This afternoon, let us meditate on the practice of Tong-Len, “giving and receiving.” This practice is meant to help train… Read more »