Information on things we can do to help the situation in Burma plus an eyewitness account of what’s actually happening to the monks. Worse than being arrested, they are being beaten, tortured, and killed. Please spread the word. read more | digg story
In my previous post, I questioned why people continue to call the country Burma when, clearly (or so I thought), it should be called Myanmar. My good friend and minister Harry just referred me to this BBC article on the issue which says that the U.K. and U.S. don’t recognize the name Myanmar since this […]
First, sometimes I wish I had a separate blog where I could talk about my blog. I wish I had a separate blog today because I’m always excited that someone’s reading and commenting on my stuff. It’s even more exciting when it’s the person I was writing about, a-like-so. Second, and way more importantly, there’s […]
In such conversations it is profoundly humbling for me to see that each of us has something that the other desperately needs. Over the past month, and for many months to come, I am in the middle of Dissertation Writing Mode. My dissertation is all about American Buddhism, or, more to the point, the declining […]
Read this: Network dreckwork There’s so much in this article I love. But I’ll start with: 1. Itâ€™s fun to watch things go down the toilet. Restore that sense of childlike wonder and flush your tie down the toilet. Trust me, itâ€™s a hoot. What I like even more is the idea that a six-year-old […]
Hooray! I have a new thing to make me smile and remove the drudgery of my day! From Savage Chickens.