A meditation timer that won't startle you with noise or vibration, but can still alert you with your eyes closed.

Meditation timers must be the simplest thing I think someone has goofed up before.

Please, for the love of zen, do not gameify meditation.

But more saliently, I’d like a timer that will alert me without startling me with noise or vibration. Because it is quite startling. Maybe I’m meditating wrong? Or maybe I’m good enough at it that I’d prefer not to end meditation that way?

But either way, I think everyone can agree: there needs to be a tool that lets you fall asleep while meditating. This is, it seems, something even the pros do.

I like closing my eyes, too. So, how do I know when the timer is up? I’ve got a schedule!

Here’s how: