The Buddha’s radical promise

The Buddha’s radical promise

The Buddha taught that the experience of insecurity, isolation, and basic “wrongness” is unavoidable. We humans, he said, are conditioned to feel separate and at odds with our changing and out-of-control life. And from this core feeling unfolds the whole…

Everyone is my Guru.

Everyone is my Guru.

For many years, I convinced myself I was a good listener. I sincerely believed I deeply listened to what people were trying to say— I dug in between the words and into the their body language and I packed up…