Everything is A Teacher

Since Buddhism is all about being mindful of fundamental laws of nature, everything teaches the Dharma.  If we look carefully, we can find the entirety of the Buddhist Canon plus every commentary, every YouTube video or podcast, and every poem or essay (both classic and modern) in everything that exists---even imaginary things. It just takes … Continue reading Everything is A Teacher

Dripping Sky & A Visit to the Vet

The car's brakes whistle through the drizzling night like some kinda solitary bird, echoing across the blacktop and against the imitation-granite building. I'm standing in the closed pharmacy drive-through, vaping away my lunch hour. Zero nicotine. I quit smoking at the beginning of the year, but in some ways, we are our habits. A suped-up … Continue reading Dripping Sky & A Visit to the Vet