ghost on 9th st.

Frightened by Your Own Ghost?

“If you tarnish your perceptions by holding on to suffering that isn’t really there, you create even greater misunderstanding. One-sided perceptions like these create our world of suffering. We are like an artist who is frightened by his own drawing of a ghost. Our creation becomes real to us and even haunts us.” -Thich Nhat…

yogis

Kiss Everyone

The gurus come here from India and South East Asia: Thich Nhat Hanh, the Dalai Lama, Amma. Amma is very intriguing. She’s called the hugging saint. Her community in Kerala sounds close to heaven on earth. I hope to see her on one of her NYC visits. In mainstream American culture, movie stars and celebrities…