BUDDHIST BEACH VOLLEYBALL

Next Saturday, Oct. 31st, 2009, Halloween, we’ll not be having our usual zazen at Hill Street Center. Instead a bunch of people from the group are participating in a Buddhist Beach Volleyball Tournament on nearby Santa Monica Beach. Here is the schedule and other details from the website linked above: 9:30 – 9:50am Sitting meditation9:50 […]

VICTORIA, VANCOUVER and NEW PLACE TO COMMENT

• November 13, 2009 – I will be in Vancouver BC speaking at the local Dharma Punx chapter on November 13th. Details are coming soon. Probably another gig will happen the following day. The gig on the 13th will be a talk and the one on the 14th will likely be several rounds of zazen […]

I’m So Narcissistic I’m In An Article About Narcissism And I’m Narcissistically Posting About It!

Yep! Elizabeth Bromstein up in the wilds of Toronto has quoted me in an article about narcissism for NOW! magazine. The link is here: When Self Love Sucks She did this interview with me by telephone the day I was writing the posts about conscientious selfishness. So the quote she used has a bit of […]

DHARMA PUNX TOMORROW & DICKIE PETERSON

I totally forgot to post that I will be speaking at the Dharma Punx/Against The Stream center in Hollywood tomorrow at 11 AM (Sunday October 18, 2009). Tha address is 4300 Melrose (btw Heliotrope and Vermont), Los Angeles, CA 90029. All are welcome, no experience necessary. I just found out only moments ago that Dickie […]

COMMENTS

I was taking a rare peak into the comments section of this blog the other day. Some commenter said: “But is [Brad] a Zen teacher? Then he has an obligation to correct ignorant behavior on HIS blog.” Another commenter thought that was so astute, he repeated it. Then someone else summed up my philosophy on […]