Run like you

April 16, 2015 // 1 Comment

Last night on the freeway I came upon an accident that I must have missed witnessing by less than a minute. The white SUV, flipped […]

Gimme Shelter

October 25, 2010 // 4 Comments

I like faith. Religion is full of thistles and barbs and egos making strange decisions in the name of morality. It’s full of rules and […]

A place to be silent

June 12, 2009 // 2 Comments

I’m really not a good Buddhist, or technically even actually a Buddhist. I have sung the Refuge prayer in spirit dozens of times but never […]

Karma bombing

August 14, 2008 // 2 Comments

I believed in karma long before I knew the word. I imagined it as though it was a cosmic superhero, capable of righting all injustices. […]

Medicine mantras

January 22, 2008 // 2 Comments

Today, hundreds of people are pulling for Whymommy, a scientist and the mother of two young boys (ages one and three), who has candidly, bravely […]