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February 24, 2018
Zen & the Art of Finding Solace Within the Real
Explain Mu so a baby can understand. Traditional Zen koan One...
December 15, 2017
Becoming Peacemakers: a Reflection on Zen & the Declaration Toward a Global Ethic
Stumbled upon this in my files. Not sure what it...
November 28, 2017
Constance Markievicz: Artist, Activist, Revolutionary
As I often do, I was looking through Google's what...
November 23, 2017
Life, Love, Justice, Hope: On Listening to a Concert with Joan Baez
Jan had recorded a concert with Joan Baez marking her seventy-fifth birthday,...
November 20, 2017
Joe Turns Seventy-Five
Jospeh Robinette Biden, Jr was born on this day, the 20th of November, in...
November 18, 2017
Let’s Not Forget Donald Trump’s History of Sexual Misconduct, And, Perhaps, Ask What Should be Done?
So many sad and terrible things are being revealed about...
November 07, 2017
The Intimate Way: Thoughts & Prayers & a Small Zen Meditation on Ends & Means
In my little corner of the social media universe, particularly on Facebook, pretty much...
October 10, 2017
Who Would You Be Buried With? Recalling Colonel Shaw & the Massachusetts 54th
It was on this day, the 10th of October, in 1837...
September 26, 2017
Martin Heidegger, Brilliant Proto-Semi-Quasi-Buddhist Philosopher & Moral Failure on a Grand Scale, is Born
Martin Heidegger was born in Messkirch, Germany, on this day, September 26th, 1889. He...
September 23, 2017
Enter Victoria Woodhull
"If you spliced the genes of Hillary Clinton, Madonna, Heidi Fleiss and Margaret...
August 14, 2017
Thinking of Saints: Jonathan Daniels & Ruby Sales
Today the lovely Episcopal Church commemorates as a feast in honor of a martyr, the...
August 13, 2017
A STATE OF EMERGENCY Charlottesville, the Soul Sickness in America, and a Call to a Moral Vision
A STATE OF EMERGENCY Charlottesville, the Soul Sickness in America, and a Call to a...
August 02, 2017
Reinhold Niebuhr’s Uncomfortable Challenge: A Zen Buddhist Reflection
The attached image appeared in my Facebook feed yesterday. I captured it and then googled...
July 04, 2017
The Dream Heart of the Republic: A Small Meditation for the Fourth
Blessed or cursed, I've never been strongly pulled by the call of crowds. Oh, some....
June 25, 2017
LOVE & MONEY: A Zen Reflection that Starts With a Christian Text
LOVE AND MONEY A Zen Reflection That Starts With a Christian Text James Myoun Ford...
June 19, 2017
My Uncertainty Principle: A Modernist, Or, Perhaps Its a Post Post Modernist Zen Buddhist Priest Reflects on What’s What
Early morning thoughts... I find my heart and mind wandering to the thought of axioms....
June 17, 2017
Remembering the Immortal James Weldon Johnson
The immortal James Weldon Johnson was born on this day, the 17th of June, in 1871 in...
June 15, 2017
Bessie Coleman Earns Her Wings
It was on this day in 1922 that Bessie Coleman received her pilot's license. An...
June 14, 2017
The Roman Index Goes Away
It was fifty-one years ago today the the Vatican announced it had abolished the Index...
June 13, 2017
The Edict of Milan and the Idea of Religious Tolerance
According to the good folk at Wikipedia it was on this day in the year...
May 31, 2017
A Dictator Dies
It appears that it was on this day in 455 that two and a half...
May 19, 2017
Malcolm X: A Meditation
Malcolm Little was born in Omaha, Nebraska on this day, May 19th, 1925. I consider...
May 09, 2017
Colonel Blood Steals the Crown Jewels!
Blood, that wears treason in his face, Villain complete in parson's gown, How much he...
May 06, 2017
Dreaming of Steinbeck’s Country
It was today, May the 6th, in 1940, that John Steinbeck was awarded the Pulitzer...
April 22, 2017
Earth Day, the March for Science, and Three Things We Should Know
Today across the nation there are a number of public demonstrations set as a "March...
April 14, 2017
B. R. Ambedkar and His Wonderful Vision for a New Buddhism
Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar was born on this day in 1891. He is better known as...
April 13, 2017
Thomas Jefferson, America’s Second Unitarian President. Sort of…
Thomas Jefferson was born on this day, the 13th of April, 1743 at the family...
April 10, 2017
Holding the Lotus to a Rock: Boundless Way Zen Leadership Gathers in Worcester
The Boundless Way Zen network's leadership circle gathered this past weekend in Worcester, Massachusetts, for...
April 09, 2017
Zen and the Four Commitments: A Small Meditation
In 1993, a hundred years after the renowned World Parliament of Religions met in Chicago a...
April 04, 2017
A Feast for Martin
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