Category Archives: Buddhism

A Meditation Confession

On December 17, 2015, I stopped meditating. I’d been meditating at least 20 minutes a day for more than three years without missing a day, and in an on-and-off way for many more years than that. In fact, I tracked … Continue reading

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Updates on my road to the ministry

Last June I wrote an essay called “Charting a course for the next part of my life” about my desire to finally pursue my dream of being a religious leader in an intentional community. Several things have changed since I … Continue reading

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POEM: Jimmy One-Fang vs. Buddha

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Charting A Course For The Next Part Of My Life

Not too long ago I had an enormous personal disappointment that turned into a major epiphany. Before I tell you about the epiphany, I want to fill in a little bit of background. I’ve written many times in recent years … Continue reading

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POEM: how to be a bodhisattva (in training)

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POEM: patterns

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