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National Coming Out Day

Published on Oct 11th, 2021 in News

I suppose today is a good day to say this, since it’s National Coming Out Day. I have been out since the late 70’s as queer/gay.  I have had HIV […]

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And He’s Back

Published on Sep 27th, 2021 in News

I haven’t posted here in awhile. Partly because I have been occupied doing, and partly because I wasn’t clear about how to use this space effectively. I am continuing to […]

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New 2 part class

Published on Aug 3rd, 2020 in Dharma Teaching, News

I will again be offering (with Carol Cano) the class “Practicing with Sexual Energy” via EBMC. We will of course be online, and dealing with the effects of the Shelter […]

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Updates

Published on Jan 6th, 2020 in News, Reflection, Stump The Monk

I have updated my scheduled events… At least the ones I know about now. I am making a commitment to keep this updated in the new year in a better […]

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My latest talk at Gay Buddhist Fellowship

Published on Dec 24th, 2019 in News

You can find my latest talk at the Gay Buddhist Fellowship in San Francisco on 12/08/19 HERE. I speak on The Enlightenment of the Buddha and what that has to […]

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Episode Two of Stump The Monk

Published on Dec 9th, 2019 in Media, News, Stump The Monk

I have mentioned before that I have started shooting a monthly video podcast called Stump The Monk. The second episode is now available HERE. We have it structured so that […]

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Stump The Monk

Published on Oct 7th, 2019 in Dharma Teaching, Media, News

I have been hard at work on a new project with my friend Fred Gebhardt called Stump The Monk. This will be a video podcast released monthly via Patreon. I […]

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Offerings

Published on Aug 28th, 2019 in Dharma Teaching, News, Reflection

I just returned from a week long visit with All Beings Zen Sangha in Washington DC. Last month I was with the Austin Zen Center for a week as well. […]

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A Moral Revival

Published on Apr 9th, 2019 in Dharma Teaching, News, Reflection

As a queer guy who recalls the days when the idea of “morality” was used by the religious right against queer folks starting with Jerry Falwell’s “Moral Majority”. This ownership […]

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Looking For Work

Published on Dec 5th, 2018 in News

For those of you who don’t know, I have been trying to support myself as a Dharma Teacher for a few years now.  This is likely not going to grow […]

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