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Keep on Running

Friday, April 1st, 2011

Although I’ve only been here a week, I can’t help but find myself wondering, “is this where I belong?  Will I stay here?  What if I get a work visa and can stay indefinitely?  Will I want that?  Will I do it?” I love Austria, but I have to keep in mind that it is […]

Step Towards Peace: 1

Tuesday, January 5th, 2010

Drink tea. Drink coffee, drink milk, drink water, drink juice, drink viper blood.  It doesn’t really matter.  Drink something. Really drink something. You have 24 hours tomorrow, that’s 1,440 minutes.  I promise you that you can find 10 minutes in there to do nothing but sip, smell, taste, feel, swallow, and smile.  It’s not that […]

Let Us Be Hasty: A Poem (or a prayer?)

Sunday, August 24th, 2008

So I’ve been too busy living my life to sit and write about it. That’s my excuse for the week+ hiatus. No, really? The truth is that my proximity to a computer has been minimal and my computer has been without internet for a few days. I have officially moved into my new room, met […]

Buddha-nature and Finding Your Glasses

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2008

You just realize you have no idea where your glasses have gone. Damn it, you think to yourself. Did I even have them getting on the train? It’s already been a long day and this is the last thing you need to worry about. You’re half way up the escalator and you watch the train […]