Author Archive | Miriam Gordon

I’m SOOOO Excited!!!!

This is my 4th year participating in Sharon’s annual Meditation Challenge. I’m honored to be blogging once again as part of it. Due in large part to this phenomenal yearly program, I have grown tremendously in my meditation and mindfulness Read More

Happy to be back

This is the third year i will be blogging during Sharon’s 28-day meditation challenge and I’m so thrilled to be back. I’ve been working on cultivating a daily mindfulness meditation practice – it’s not easy! I try to do something Read More

A Highly Unusual Event

Unfortunately, I’ve been unable to participate in most of this year’s program because my mother, who was under hospice care for under a month, took her leave of this world on February 14. I was with her for most of Read More

Life gets in the way

It’s inevitable that life will intrude on our plans. Sharon reminds us of this and I’m very grateful for that. Why were we brought up to think that things had to work perfectly all the time and get frustrated the Read More

Day 5 – How are you doing?

I am glad that I’ve been keeping up with Sharon Salzberg’s 28-day meditation challenge. I couldn’t have asked for a better meditation teacher. She has the finest details of the practice, which most people wouldn’t even be able to put Read More

First post: Hi and Stuff

This is my first meditation challenge with Sharon and my first post, and I’m thrilled to be sharing this whole experience with all of you. My name is Miriam, and I live on Long Island in NY. I started attending Read More