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A Response to Buddhist-Based Training in the Corps

This is my response to recently proposed Buddhist-based training in the Corps. While Christ is being involuntary separated from the Marines, the Buddha is expanding his sphere of influence in the military’s latest pilot project to address rising numbers of suicides and cases of PTSD. 31 more words


Bodhichitta Tarot Spread

When I became interested in tarot again, I really had no sense of how it might connect to my Buddhist practice. I’ve been thinking about the relationship between tarot and Buddhism–as I understand each of these–a lot lately and haven’t really seen much of a connection. 1,001 more words


lip synch trouble

(feat. Jennifer Hudson)

I shoulda known you were bad news
From the bad boy demeanor and the tattoos
Cause most guys only want one thing… 448 more words

2nd Stage Recovery

Ancient Chinese Wisdom.

Through a series of connected ideas, which I won’t go into here, I’m led to a sudden interest in ancient Chinese religions or philosophies, namely, Buddhism, Taoism and Confucianism. 280 more words

Ancient Chinese Religions

10 Reasons

10 Reasons Homeless People Sleep Out in the Cold – and Die

Reposted from:  http://getprismatic.com/story/1427501316512

You can’t miss them when you walk around a city: shapeless masses pressed up against buildings or into corners. 661 more words


Homelessness NYC: The Real Deal New York

The Real Deal New York published

Homelessness NYC

The state budget will include almost $440 million for anti-homelessness services for the next four years.

The package is supposed to “prevent thousands of individuals and children from entering the homeless shelter system,” Assemblyman Andrew Hevesi, the Queens Democrat who chairs the chamber’s Social Services committee, told the New York Daily News. 131 more words



Catholic priests, according to Andrea Jain of Indiana University, are warning the flock about the “dangers” of yoga. Many evangelicals have been doing this for as long as I can remember. 1,332 more words