This Raptitude blog was originally written by David Cain, and I am reposting it. Subscription to the blog is free of charge.
In addition to the topic (meditation), the blog got my attention because his room is exactly one of my visions - a space where I can go and contemplate my navel.
Symbolism for me: The empty room is my head and the window represents my eyes. I want both to be devoid of distractions. Here is a place where I will make time to take time to be mentally/physically/emotionally free.