[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JHmJ5J21U0A]I just got off the phone with Mickey X-Nelson, drummer of Zero Defex (0DFx). He reminded me that today is the 64th anniversary of the Hiroshima atomic bombing. I’d completely forgotten! I’m leaving tomorrow to start my next world tour, so I don’t have time to pay proper tribute. I’ll just leave you with this […]

The Sickest Buddhist

http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=3288510&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=&fullscreen=1 Sickest Buddhist from GenerateLA on Vimeo. Something like five people have forwarded this video to me. So I guess I’d better post it. I’ve met guys like this. More often, though, it’s much more toned down. When you visit a retreat center right after a practice period all the young studs are just shining […]


Are you tired? Listless? Is life getting you down? Are the girls running away from you when you try to pick them up? Are the boys ignoring the handkerchiefs you drop? Need money? Power? Fame? A nice car? Then come to Hill Street Center tomorrow morning at 10 AM (details are on the link over […]

More Ranting

Oh lordy! Over 200 comments! I read a few of them. Skimmed others. Gosh. BUT FIRST TO ANNOY ALL OF YOU HERE’S THE AD — The location for my talk in London on Sept. 12th has been confirmed. It will be at Lecture Theatre 2C, King’s College London, Strand, London WC2. On Sept. 14th I’ll […]


…But first a few administrative things. This Saturday, July 25th 2009, we’ll have our monthly all-day zazen thing at Hill Street Center. Info is over there to your left in the links. I am no longer handling the administrative end of these get-togethers so I do not know if there will be an oryoki lunch […]