OPEN YOUR EYES SEE THE LIES RIGHT IN FRONT OF YOU*

Ive been thinking some more about this issue of the eyes being focused in Zazen. Its only recently that Ive even considered the matter at all. Yet I think its an extremely important issue for people who practice Zazen. It kind of seems like Ive felt that way for a long time, only its just […]

AMERICAN HARDCORE

Last night I went out and saw the movie American Hardcore. It’s a documentary about what else? the American Hardcore punk movement of the early to mid 1980′s. I first heard about this film a couple months ago when I was already pretty deeply into making my film Cleveland’s Screaming. I was kinda […]

CHUCK KLOSTERMAN IV

Before I left for Japan I went up to Book Soup on Sunset to find something to read on the plane. This is a stupid thing to do because I’m almost never able to read much on the plane to Japan. About 2 hours into the flight they turn off all the lights and I […]

RAZORCAKE, SATURDAY ZEN RETREAT, ZEN NOIR, JOHN LENNON

Razorcake magazine has published an interview with me in issue #34. If you can’t find it wherever punk rock magazines are sold, try ordering it using the link on this article. It’s a pretty OK interview. I mean, at least it sounds like me. Even as far back as the interviews I did as the […]

SINGING AUM

Before I get into what I want to say, I also want to say that I plan to attend the screening of the film Zen Noir on the evening of Saturday September 23 (I’m trying to find the show times) at the Westside Pavillion in Los Angeles. If that’s any incentive for anyone to show […]