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Let It Go
Prompt: Let It Go by Danna FauldsIt takes so much energy for me to not let it go, yet I hold on with dear life, as the expression goes. It has a life of its own. It could be the pristine sur...
I listened to a dharma talk last week about emptiness by Norman Fisher: Prajna Paramita. He spoke about how we and the objects around us are empty of an essence. We can call a chair a chair ...
Do Something New
The assignment was “Do something new.” l tried to sign up for piano lessons—free as part of a research project at University of Texas... but I'm sure they will reject me because I was honest...
Written to the prompt of W.S. Merwin's Thank You: https://www.poets.org/poetsorg/poem/thanksDo we just say thank you for the good things that have been happening? Are there even “good” thing...
“I Want to be a Better Person.” “Really?”
Me?Something feels wrong about trying to be a better person. We talk about changing a lightbulb but we really don't do that, rather, we replace it. Come to think of it, most of my life I've ...
Dance With the Stars
The world isn’t the way I want it to be.The world is just as it is.What am I going to do about it? I mentioned that if someone wrote a screenplay about the world as it is, no one would belie...
Ten Preceptions (a.k.a. Be Nice)
Note: This was written for my second “taking of the precepts,” also called a Jukai ceremony. Some don’t do windows (glass and Microsoft). I don’t do assignments, so instead, I’m giving one p...
”A ferocious troll sat under a bridge with his laptop, and when the villagers concurred, “Let’s give money to this wonderful cause,” the troll yelled, “Get off your ass and go volunteer in y...
Proposed Litmus Test
Trump’s idea of only letting people into America who pass a litmus test is interesting to me.To become a citizen, you are tested on what you know. Here are sample questions. And I believe yo...
Listen to Everyone and Believe Noone
One of my favorite teachers would say, “Listen to everyone and believe noone.”This was never so true as when I hitchhiked with a German Shepard to visit Linda in Elgin, Illinois (before we w...
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