FIELD TRIP REPORT and CHANGES IN SATURDAY MORNING SCHEDULE and TALK AT DHARMA ZEN CENTER FEB. 1st

I’ve made some changes to the Saturday morning zazen schedule at Hill Street Center. These are posted on a link that’s over there to your left. I’m trying a little experiment. For the next few weeks we will do one 40 minute period of zazen followed by a short chanting service. I want to see […]

BOOK TOUR and WHAT’S YOUR NEW BOOK ABOUT

Some stuff happened yesterday I heard. Some government thing or whatever. Buncha people listening to a speech… I’m so tired of hearing about it. Look, every God damned day is a historical day. Every God damned day the world changes forever. I know there’s some pretty cool stuff going on, what with a president whose […]

THINGS TO DO IN DENVER WHEN YOU’RE DEAD

I’m in the Denver airport now, where they have no WiFi at all. Not even the pay-as-you-go kind. But I have this magic thingy that accesses the cell phone waves so here I am. Ha! Actually I’ve never seen the movie Things to Do in Denver When You’re Dead (referenced in the title). But I […]

PATRICK McGOOHAN R.I.P.: BE SEEING YOU!

I just put an obituary for Patrick McGoohan up on Suicide Girls. My first Zen teacher, Tim McCarthy introduced me to McGoohan’s TV show, The Prisoner and I haven’t been the same since.

NEW SG ARTICLE: BUDDHISM IS NOT SPIRITUALITY

My new Suicide Girls article is up now. It’s called “Buddhism is Not Spirituality.” Also I have revamped my YouTube page extensively. There are now a ton more videos from lectures and suchlike up there, for those of you who enjoy that sort of thing. Plus a Zero Defex performance where the bassist is wearing […]