Wabi-Sabi Wonderings

Wabi-Sabi Wonderings

  Beauty abides in all things imperfect, impermanent, and incomplete. Beauty flourishes in things modest and humble. Beauty is unconventional. I don’t remember when I became aware of the words wabi-sabi, but I do remember my fascination with them, and how my...
Dean Clayton Edwards

Dean Clayton Edwards

“I like being alone with my thoughts and playing with ideas and scenarios. I’m not sweating and philosophizing—I’m having fun.”   Dean Clayton Edwards is a writer who has just published his first novel, The Hollow Places. Dean grew up in England and currently...
Thoughts on Paris and the World at Large

Thoughts on Paris and the World at Large

The following is a letter written by a friend, Benoît Dupêcher, in response to a letter he received from mutual friends in the United States  expressing their sympathy and support following the events in Paris.  Thank you for showing your solidarity and sympathy with...
Reverend Patricia Heaney Farr

Reverend Patricia Heaney Farr

Reverend Farr earned her Master of Divinity from Yale Divinity School in 1979. While still in seminary, her deep interest in world religions took her on a two-year leave to study the Buddhist practice of mindfulness meditation (Vipassana) with Bhante Henepola...