Tag: Buddhism

  • This cup is already broken

    On enjoying what we have while we have it.

  • This cup is already broken

    On enjoying what we have while we have it.

  • This cup is already broken

    I first published this in 2010 but have been thinking of it recently as I’ve been upgrading some furnishings in my home. This was my favorite mug. A long time ago I worked in a museum’s gift shop. We sold works of local artists and for several weeks featured a talented potter. I was taken […]

  • This cup is already broken

    This was my favorite mug. A long time ago I worked in a museum’s gift shop. We sold works of local artists and for several weeks featured a talented local potter. I was taken with this fellow’s work for its bold color, especially four coffee mugs in this motif. I wanted them all, but could […]

  • Meditation anxiety

    I taught my Sunday school class about meditation last Sunday. As I gave them a Bible verse to focus on and walked them through a meditation technique, I was the most nervous I’ve ever been while teaching, and not by just a little bit. I teach the seniors, those 60 and older, in our congregation. Some […]

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