ZEN IS NOT A “BOTTOM LINE IS WHAT WORKS FOR YOU” PHILOSOPHY

Wow. I just found out there will be Hebrew, Greek and Finnish editions of Hardcore Zen. So any of you Fins, Greeks or Israelis out there reading this can rest easy knowing that soon you will be able to read my descriptions of Gene Simmons’ hotel room in your own language! Hoo-zah! OK. Now the […]

2006 RETREAT REPORT

The 2006 Zazen Retreat in Shizuoka, Japan is over and done with. So here I am at work making an ad for our company’s booth at this year’s MIPCOM television and film market. The deadline is like three weeks ago and here I am blogging away. Gotta make this quick. The retreat went OK. No […]

I LOVE AUTHORITY

I’m in LAX waiting for a flight to Japan to attend the 2006 Zen Retreat in Shizuoka. But I wanted to make a real quick post. After that last post, I got 2 e-mails from Nishijima Sensei, my Zen teacher, asking me to explain what I wrote (and not in an “Explain yourself!” way, just […]

FUCK AUTHORITY and THE REVENGE OF THE DINOSAURS

First and most importantly, I wanted to let you know I put my webpage about old dinosaur books back up. It’s in the links to your right or you can just click the title of this article to get there. I took it down when I switched from gol.com to mac.com and I always intended […]

TOMMY CHONG

Last night I visited a couple friends out in Woodland Hills which is way off in the hinterlands of the Los Angeles area, in the famed Valley (as in Valley Girls). So anyway, when I was driving home, I turned on the radio and that show Love Line was on. The guest was Tommy Chong […]