i sing a song of saint e. e.

Posted by on Feb 26, 2011 in 95 Poems, Books, E.E. Cummings, Poetry | No Comments

How did this man enter my life? How did his poetry spill into my life so completely? He’s been in my bed so many times… and I can’t even remember where I first met him?!? I can remember when poetry itself decided to explode into my life. Fourteen years ago and newly in Austin, Texas, ...

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dreamy buddhist woman seeks

Posted by on Feb 11, 2011 in Buddhism, The Episcopal Church | No Comments

“I meet the woman of my dreams and she’s a Buddhist?!?” Happy Valentine’s Day indeed. The man who spoke these words to me five years ago was actually born on February 14th. We were on our first veryofficialnicerestaurant date. We were very drawn to each other. To say that we had chemistry is serious understatement. ...

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sit. stay. then walk the dogs

Posted by on Feb 5, 2011 in Buddhism, Mircea Eliade, Philosophy | No Comments

A request from the audience! To discuss meditation a bit more, particularly my comment about meditating while walking my dogs. A disclaimer! Meditation is not my forte, I am in no way a teacher of it, and let’s just say you get what you pay for here. A gift! From a dear friend this week, ...

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