Sangha

“One grass, one word covers the whole world.” Vanja Palmers Roshi, of Switzerland and beyond, sent me those words last week. Now I send them to you.   As I see it this little phrase means that wherever you are, this is it. And somehow this is enough. You’ve heard this...

Making Your Own Days*

  When I was 22 I lived on Cherryvale road with boyfriend, and goats, chickens. We cleaned houses, a good job for a hippie- philosopher- physicist and me, a dancer. I could fit work between class and rehearsals, hauling hay bales, and milking goats. I remember the...