November 13, 2011

Violence vs. Nonviolence: Beyond Polarization

May the precious and sublime awakened mind, Arise where it has not arisen; And where it has arisen, May it not decay, But grow ever more […]
October 12, 2011

For Occupy (Decolonize) Oakland: Why meet in separate groups?

Through my research I have come to believe that cultural competency work needs to include an initial preparation stage where people of color and white people […]
October 11, 2011

Wooing Yourself into New Behaviors

I am not much of a daily routine person. I often find routine confining or boring. But as many of you know, doing something over and […]
July 6, 2011

Reclaiming Our Creative Power

My dharma teacher, Anam Thubten, describes existence as a playful Primordial Awareness that creates and dissolves all things in a constant rhythm of contraction and expansion. […]