2012- If?

Entering another new year. Some believe this is the end, some believe this is the beginning, some disagree with it all, some don’t care, and yet does it matter? They are opinions on a year. What matters is now. How are you being now? Am I coming from my heart or head? Remember joy is [Read More…]

Be In Love 2012

Can you allow this moment to be as it actually is? To unfold with every breath. To experience this unfolding as though you are living in the unknown. Can you love the unknown? Without trying to figure it out, understand why this is happening, or even deny it.  Can you simply be in love with [Read More…]

Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays to you and yours. “No snowflake ever falls in the wrong place.” Zen Join me on Friday at 12:00p PST/3p EST on HEALING ISIS FINDING YOUR VOICE http://transformationtalkradio.com/meet_shows.php?id=5610 [Read more…]

Run Forest Run

There is nothing new that be explained about the universe, which deep down inside can not be withheld from itself.  There is nothing to be added, there is nothing to be taken away, there is no such thing as competition, comparing, the other, separation, shadows, all the rest it, but all them when met will [Read More…]


This song came on recently.  I was fascinated by the energy, Vigor, and thanksgiving. So today writing this blog, I decided to look up the lyrics. HALLELUJAH defined as a act or praise for God. Whether you use nothingness, infinite, omnipotent, etc…in place of the word God, is up to you.  The mere fact that [Read More…]

My Heart Burns Like Fire

I saw this and thought of my readers. Enjoy sweet lights that shine upon the earth… My Heart Burns Like Fire Soyen Shaku, the first Zen teacher to come to America, said: “My heart burns like fire but my eyes are as cold as dead ashes.” He made the following rules which he practiced every [Read More…]

Zen “Maybe”

We all love a good story. I love this Zen story about a farmer.  Sit with it throughout your day and see what speaks to you.  Guidance comes from everywhere. MAYBE There is a Taoist story of an old farmer who had worked his crops for many years. One day his horse ran away. Upon [Read More…]

Zen Story: Is that So?

Is That So? The Zen master Hakuin was praised by his neighbors as one living a pure life. A beautiful Japanese girl whose parents owned a food store lived near him. Suddenly, without any warning, her parents discovered she was with child. This made her parents very angry. She would not confess who the man [Read More…]

Zen Story: The Gift of Insults and Weight Loss

Most of the focus on our society is on weight loss, body, image, and money.  Sure the focus on health is wonderful. It allows one to release stresses of all kinds, and shape up.  The original meaning of health was in reference to the mind not the body.  So to keep up with our holiday [Read More…]


Wonder is the beginning of the end of time.  Time is started when you speak with labels of the meaning you are observing.  In the observation is complete wonder. From wonder comes labels (time), from labels comes stories, and from stories comes beliefs, etc…To live simply in wonder is enough. That is reality. Is that [Read More…]