A Zen Monk’s Letter to Adam Lanza

Dear Reader —————What if you wrote a letter to Adam Lanza : what might you say ?Here's one, from a young man who grew up at 22 Lake Road, Newtown, Connecticut. Born Douglas Bachman, he's now a Buddhist monk, named Phap Luu, teaching applied ethics and the art of mindful living to students and school teachers. He lives in Plum Village Monastery, in Thenac, France.   Dear Adam,Let me start by saying that I wish for you to find peace. It would be easy just to call … [Read more...]