Brad

THE 6th AND 7th PRECEPTS

I am stunned and amazed by the response to that last post. It proves once again that I have no idea when Im being controversial and when Im not. Ive put posts up here previously that I was certain would set off riots with blood flowing freely through the streets and no one seemed even […]

ROOTIN’ AND TOOTIN’

I wrote a nasty piece about Genpo Roshis Big Mind a new process for Zen practice Genpo claims will give you Enlightenment in just an hour for this weeks Suicide Girls article. Its going to go live as they say at Noon Pacific Time on Saturday (March 3, just 2 days […]

RUINING YOUR ZAZEN FOREVER!

My friend Bret showed me this clip and now I can’t stop singing this tune. Therefore I give it to all of you. If you ever want to do Zazen peacefully again, do not watch it. It will stick in your brain forever. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=83sf9YkKsRY] I warned you!

TOO EXCELLENT

I posted this piece in the comments section of my latest article for Suicide Girls. In case you’re too lazy the click on the link over there to your left, the article ends with the following paragraph: “I would never claim to have The Answer to the problem of depression. But I can say what […]

BOOK ME & NEW LOOK

Welcome to the new look of the Hardcore Zen Blog! It took me ages and ages and ages to get this to look right. I’m still not entirely satisfied with it. But I’m sick of typing HTML code. I had to learn to do that for work back about 7-8 years ago when we were […]