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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Today at Noon: Friday July 7, 2006
Two minutes of silence.
Football and Renunciation: Wednesday June 14, 2006
Do football and Buddhism mix?
The Myth of Re-enchantment: Wednesday December 15, 2010
Enchantment, disenchantment and the mind’s spinning of stories.
Buddhism and Philosophy Part I: Friday December 2, 2005
What has philosophy got to do with Buddhism? Practice, that is what!
Real Magic: Monday November 19, 2007
Where is the real magic?
Findings.: Thursday August 25, 2005
Kathleen Jamie’s book Findings – a hymn to the virtues of attentiveness.
Mortification of the flesh, with some thoughts on Buddhist logic and the consumption of cake: Sunday July 11, 2010
Cake, Empress Dowagers and a visit to the Temple of Longevity.
Walking/Meditation: Friday April 28, 2006
Wallace Stevens, Rebecca Solnit, Korean Zen, walking and meditation.
Scholars and Meditators: Friday May 1, 2009
Meditation, scholarship and the mind’s many functions.
Darwin's Dharma?: Monday February 16, 2009
Darwin the crypto-Buddhist?
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.