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Listening and attention are fused

Listening and attention are fused:When split, the house falls © Meisaan Chan

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Mindfulness

You might not know you’re standing at the precipice if you’re focusing elsewhere © Meisaan Chan   (Photo credit: National Geographic)

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Headlines

All these cries for my attention cajole titillate shock or enrage and each time I respond, unthinking, a tiny fragment of my wholeness gets chipped away     © Meisaan Chan  

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Stop surfing

  Stop surfing – what are you looking for, anyway? At least nomads focus on their sheep but you: you’re training your mind to focus on nothing     © Meisaan Chan

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