Dancing is talking, Talking is dancing

Dancing is talking Talking is dancing Dancing is talking and not talking Talking is dancing and not dancing Not dancing is not talking and not not talking Not talking is not dancing and not not dancing Dancing is not dancing Talking is not talking Not dancing is not not dancing Not talking is not not […]

Understanding Interbeing

The idea of “Interbeing” – introduced by Thich Nhat Hanh into the North American Buddhist vocabulary – may be viewed as a formulation of the doctrine of  “dependant co-arising” in the Paticca-samuppada-vibhanga Sutta. In the Heart of Understanding – Thay’s commentary on the Heart of the Prajnaparamita Sutra – he writes: If you are a poet,…

Free speech… for whom?

Free speech is an illusion. Free speech is a trap. Let me start there. *** Last night, I was involved in an Facebook catfight discussion where I got called out for supporting the violent protest breaking out at UC Berkeley, something that I have been openly vocal about in one of my previous posts. I was […]