July 19, 2017

In this short video taken by a high school student comparing religious practices, Appamada teacher Peg Syverson describes her path. https://youtu.be/qS5HnNwewa0

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June 20, 2017

While I was in England last week, Mary and Lindsay led the group in concentration practice, kinhin, and zazen. Mary selected one of Loch Kelly’s glimpse practices….

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June 19, 2017

From June 6 through 15, my son and I engaged in a sort of genealogical scavenger hunt throughout England. It’s a beautiful country–so verdant and…

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June 10, 2017

During Wednesday’s compassion practice we explored Lojong Slogan 6: In Postmeditation Be A Child Of Illusion. Norman Fischer was our guide into this territory and…

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June 1, 2017

This evening, Mary introduced us to another Loch Kelly “glimpse”–a practice of “unhooking” awareness from egoic thinking and shifting into open awareness. If you couldn’t…

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May 25, 2017

Small Group Koan Work Wednesday, May 24, 2017   Tonight, we took up this month’s case, Zhaozhou’s A Newborn Baby (Blue Cliff Record, #80).   The…

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