Hurdling hurdleless-hurdles

Mindfulness has increasingly entered the mainstream as a spiritual “technology” for living more mindfully in many secular domains. In the Buddhist context, there are several…
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October 3, 2015 | Short Reflections       Please share

Zen: briefly

This Autumn I will be submitting brief reflections on Zen. Western education has trained us to be proficient in, content with, and at home in…
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September 28, 2014 | Short Reflections       Please share

Compassion

Our word compassion focuses on feeling: to enter into and feel the suffering (if it is a negative situation) or the joy, happiness, delight of…
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May 8, 2014 | Short Reflections       Please share

Quiet and Silence

In our especially noisy modern world of multiple layers of words and images, quiet is essential for the cultivation of interiority. We seek to dampen…
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April 25, 2014 | Short Reflections       Please share