Santa Monica Zazen, Cults & c.

I’ve made some changes on the page about the Saturday zazen things in Santa Monica. I’ve revised the starting time to 9:45 for instructions and 10 for the beginning of zazen. We’ve been doing it that way for a year or more. But I just never got around to changing the webpage. Also I added […]

KRISHNA vs. JESUS

Yesterday I hung out at the annual Hare Krishna Festival of Chariots on Venice Beach. My friend Svetlana was taping some stuff for a TV show she’s making to export back to her home country Montenegro and I helped out some with that. But mostly I was there for the food. I eat a lot […]

COMICON SCORE: Mr. NATURAL!

I’m back from the San Diego Comic Con. While there I scored a copy of the book Comix: A History of Comic Books in America by Les Daniels. It came out in 1971 and featured a lot of then-current underground comics. I had it when I was a kid and lost it long ago. One […]

CLARIFICATIONS & RETREAT INFO

Before I forget here’s the link toVolume 4 of Shobogenzo translated by Gudo Nishijima & Chodo Cross. It’s showing up listed as “Master Dogen’s Shobogenzo” (no volume number) and doesn’t seem to link to the other 3 volumes. My friend Peter is working on fixing this. Secondly, someone wrote me an e-mail telling me there […]

NEW SUICIDE GIRLS ARTICLE (ABOUT SUICIDE!) and YOGA POSES and MAILING LIST

Got a new article up on SuicideGirls this morning. I may come back and write more here about it later. But for now, this is the link. The pic up there is what my friend Yoga instructor Patrick of Yoga Garden in Tokyo drew for me when I asked him what Yoga poses are good […]