Here’s the latest piece from The Under 35 Project, by Subha Srinivasan, about finding her identity as a mother.
What do you want to be for Halloween? Who do you want to be in life? Ira Sukrungruang on the costumes we wear.
A koan can be anything that disrupts our usual way of being. Have you noticed that happens a lot in life? Eve Myonen Marko and Wendy Egyoku Nakao explain how we can use our personal koans to experience reality in a new way.
Nuanprang Snitbhan on the middle way of parenting.
Playwright Eve Ensler’s book The Apology, written in her father’s voice, tells the story of the terrible abuse she suffered growing up. She talks to Andrea Miller about why it’s healing to tell the true story of your trauma.
George Floyd’s mother couldn’t come running when he called for her, says Trudy Goodman. But mothers of the human family did come running, pouring out to call for racial justice.
A roundtable discussion with Gil Fronsdal, Michael Liebenson Grady and Marcia Rose. Introduction by Thanissaro Bhikkhu
If you’re spending the holidays with family this year, Jeremy Mohler has some advice for staying present when old wounds pop up.
In our Weekend Reader newsletter, Lion’s Roar’s Lindsay Kyte shares the meaningful moments that made her feel like family.
In Japan, Jizo Bodhisattva is the “guardian of children who have died.” Zen priest and grief counselor Dojin Sarah Emerson recalls how the Jizo Ceremony helped after the death of her daughter.