Welcome to Treelight

TreeLight.com – Home of TreeLight Designs (product development), TreeLight PenWorks (publishing), and TreeLight YogaWorks (provider of the TreeLight Yoga Bench and other yoga/meditation/energy-flow products).

This umbrella site is the original undertaking of the “TreeLight Enterprise” group. It is dedicated to lifestyle improvement: Health, nutrition, fitness, meditation, programming, software, golf, music, dance, yoga, politics, and philosophy.

The name “TreeLight” came from a weekend seminar conducted by Grandmaster Tae Yun Kim, founder of Jung SuWon. The morning sun shining through a tree on the hillside made it light up with an iridescent glow, like it was on fire. To me, it was the fabled “burning bush”.

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Featured Articles

Imagine a Voting Advice System...

A voting advice system based on social media, using subscriptions and filtering, can be implemented in a matter of months. Such a system would revolutionize the election process, making
What's Wrong with Wheat?

What's wrong with wheat? Gluten. Gluten intolerance is not an "allergy". It's a condition where gluten literally sandpapers your insides, leading to a leaky gut and autoimmune diseases. And
Don't Be Here Now - Be Everywhere, Always!

It is a well-known teaching of Zen Buddhism that one should strive to maintain one's consciousness in the here and now. Doing that certainly improves your awareness and your
The Athlete's Creed

Athletics are vehicle for uplifting and empowering humanity. Used with spiritual purpose, they are a powerful means of improving humanity -- but that means rooting for your opponents to play well.
What's Wrong with Partially Hydrogenated Oils?

In a word: metabolic poisons. Consuming partially hydrogenated oils is like inhaling cigarette smoke. They will kill you -- slowly, over time, but as surely as you breathe.
Forget Bogeys, Play for Barbies!

Professionals play for par. But that's hard. A simple scoring trick can make it easier to keep score and make things a lot more fun. But who wants to play for bogey? There's no way it
What's Wrong with American Foods?

If you're an American, you're probably fat. And if you're an American child, odds are overwhelming that your life will be cut short by complications rising from obesity and other complications.
America Needs a Complete Political Overhaul
The American political system is far beyond the need for minor reform. It has come to the point that America needs a complete political overhaul. It was a good system. But its
The Art of Putting

It took me a long time to develop a putting routine. Many years, in fact. Turns out, there was a lot to know! Here's what I've found out, and what works for me. This article, in fact, was a precursor
WordPress Conversion: Lessons Learned

It took a while to convert my old static pages hosted in DreamWeaver. There is a lot of benefit to be derived from doing so, but there are things to know. This page summarizes the
Where Marx Went Wrong
A Call for SYMBIOSIS of Corporations and Government

Marx was a brilliant thinker who got a lot of things right. He clearly identified Capitalism's major problem, but unfortunately he missed the
What's Wrong with High Fructose Corn Syrup?
High Fructose Corn Syrup was introduced into the American Food Supply in the 1970's, at roughly the same time as partially hydrogenated oils. Since then, we've had epidemic
Putting Games
With Putting Games, you can improve your skills and have fun while you're doing it. You can compete with yourself, or spend time on the putting green having fun with your friends. Either way, you get better,
Lessons Learned in Music and Dance
I've studied a wide variety of musical instruments, musical styles, and dance styles, and have learned a lot from each of them. (But the operative word is "studied". Many them, I haven't
Who REALLY Wrote Shakespeare?
The answer to the Shakespeare Authorship Question is not an illiterate townsman from Stratford. That's silly, really. There are much better candidates. There are so many of them, in fact,