You’re hungry, but what are you really hungry for? Sasha Loring on opening your heart, offering your attachments, and being mindful.
Thich Nhat Hanh and Dr. Lilian Cheung on how the simple act of mindfully eating an apple can bring you many delights.
We want the sun; we get the rain. But where does the doorway of disappointment lead? Elizabeth Brownrigg on disappointment as a treasure.
The Mind & Life Institute, reports Andrea Miller, explores the intersection between ancient meditative disciplines and modern science.
Teenagers “get” mindfulness; they soak it up and it transforms their lives. Gina Biegel on the best ways to introduce teens to the practice.
Brief summaries of Buddhist books from July 2011.
A review of The Mindful Way Through Anxiety and True Belonging: Mindful Practices to Help You Overcome Loneliness
Andrea Miller interviews Raj Patel – activist, academic, and bestselling author who wants positive community action back into our economy.
Andrew Schelling explains the succinct insight of M.C. Richards’ “Poem” (July 2011).
Jim Gimian’s editorial introduction to the July 2011 issue of Lion’s Roar.