July 4th Fireworks

Last night I went with my friend Nina to a 4th of July party at her friend’s house. This house happens to be located in an area of Los Angeles that is populated by lots of folks who very much enjoy their illegally obtained fireworks, let me tell you! As dusk fell, we were assaulted […]

INDEPENDENCE DAY

My friend Nina wants to do Zazen tomorrow morning (July 4, 2009). So I will be at Hill Street Center at 10 AM if anyone else wants to join. Actually, I don’t run the thing anymore. So I should consult with the folks who do before unilaterally deciding. But I have now spoken. So that’s […]

FATES WORSE THAN DEATH

There’s an interview with me up now on Buddhist Geeks. So go read it. Or listen to it. Or both. Or neither. Or both and neither. Or neither both nor neither. Also somebody sent me this funny article that reveals the truth about Zen. I’ve been thinking more about death. A friend of mine told […]

DEATH TAKES A HOLIDAY (NOT!)

That interview about dating I just did (see post below) is on line now. click here to see it! As most of you have heard by now, the music world lost one its great legends, a performer who changed the direction of pop music forever and influenced a generation in terms of style and sound. […]

HOLLYWOOD, DATING, AMMA

I got an e-mail yesterday from a blogger who wanted my Zen dating advice. The blog is gonna come out next week and I’ll link to it so you can see what I said. (Now it’s up click here to read it.) It’s weird she should ask me this now because I’ve been thinking quite […]