There are still battles to be fought. Gen-Xer Rod Meade Sperry gives the baby boomers a friendly talking-to.
Within every meditator, says Peter J. Conradi, the cynic and the mystic battle.
David Loy says many social problems are rooted in a deluded sense of collective self and that greed, ill will, and delusion are often institutionalized.
Andrew Schelling calls for baseball’s return to the Zen economy of simple, rough pleasures, to the wabi-sabi spirit of its early years.
The Last Goodnights: Assisting My Parents with Their Suicides (A Memoir) By John West Counterpoint, 2009; 272 pp.; $25.00 (cloth) In The Last Goodnights, John West, at the time a Seattle-based lawyer, recounts how he assisted the suicide of both his parents ten years ago. West’s father, Jolly, was a world-renowned psychiatrist at UCLA, and […]
About a Poem: David Rome analyzes William Stafford’s poem, “Like a Little Stone”.
Brief summaries of Buddhist books from the July 2009 issue of Lion’s Roar magazine.
“We’re at the beginning of the development of a major new academic field”, says Professor Harold Roth about Contemplative Studies.
Four yoga teachers each offer an asana to help you prepare your body and mind for sitting meditation.