Wild Geese: Wednesday January 18, 2006
Imperfect Buddhists…Tags: al-ghazzali, buddhism, islam, mary oliver, poetry
Fixing It.: Wednesday November 2, 2005
The world is beyond fixing, and perfection forever out of reach. Why should such a thought be liberating?Tags: buddhism, mary oliver, suffering, talmud
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Neuroethics: Tuesday August 19, 2008
Concerning my review of Glannon’s “Defining Right and Wrong in Brain Science”.
The Machineries of Anxiety: Monday November 28, 2005
Does our 24-hour news society merely fuel anxiety? But don’t we also have a responsibility to know what is happening in the world to which we are so intimately connected?
Loopiness, and not Taking Oneself too Seriously: Wednesday April 22, 2009
Am I a strange loop?
A Problem with Bandwidth: Friday February 20, 2009
A few late-night thoughts on consciousness
Curfew!: Monday December 7, 2009
How to find time to read more books.
Blue Poppies: Book Review: Tuesday August 2, 2005
A novel in which a Scottish radio operator leads an entire Tibetan village into exile.
Lest We Forget: Saturday November 11, 2006
Thoughts on Armistice day.
Turning off the Lights: Thursday October 5, 2006
The sad loss of the night sky…
The Mind's Drama: Wednesday January 10, 2007
Unpredictability, impermanence, and the insubstantiality of the mind’s dramas.
Reflections on Sociality and Solitude: Thursday June 29, 2006
Thoughts on solitude and friendship.
Zen, Brains and Making Friends With Your Own Head: 10 Nov, 2008
It’s a complicated business having a brain.
Lies in Which not Everything is False: 10 Sep, 2008
Stories – they are nothing but a pack of lies.
The Sutras of Abu Ghraib: 30 Oct, 2007
Aidan Delgado on Buddhism, ethics and the war in Iraq.
Baboon: 06 Jun, 2006
Feeling like a grumpy old baboon?
Meditation as Unphenomenology: 07 Feb, 2008
Meditation, cartography and the territory of the mind.