last words

It is now Friday, December 4, 2009. It’s been a couple of weeks since I last posted anything, here at the end of a surprisingly quiet autumn for the buddha is my dj. I realize that I’ve been posting less lately. (And, my god, there’s been so much that I could have (should have?) written about!) There are real reasons for the scarcity of posts, to be sure, but rest assured the following: the primary reason I’ve been posting less is that I’ve been deeply engaged with some other projects this fall; and you can expect more from these parts in the new year.

o! the weather outside is frightful…

Damn it. Now that song’s stuck in my head. Well, happy Bodhi Day everyone! That’s right. It’s December 8th and that means it’s Bodhi Day, the Big Fat Buddhist December Holiday. It’s the day commemorating the enlightenment of the historical Buddha, and you know what means. It’s time for an entry from the front lines […]

this isn’t about Wal-Mart

Another reason not to shop at Wal-Mart this holiday season. Okay, okay, that was unfair. The article has nothing to do with the holidays and the shooting probably wasn’t over some low-priced, made by tiny Indonesian hands, put the competition out of business, out-source American jobs, and refuse to promote women piece of plastic crap […]