A personal blog by a graying (mostly Anglo with light African-American roots) gay leftist leaning liberal progressive fit married college-educated former Baha'i NPR-listening Professor Emeritus now following the Dharma from California to Minas Gerais, Brasil.
The hallmark of a leader is
the promptness with which
they encourage others and
their earnest resolve to not
let time slip them by.
Be thorough when reporting
and communicating information,
and go to our members in need
with lightning speed!
the Blessed One addressed the monks, “If even a single monk has any
doubt or indecision concerning the Buddha, Dhamma, or Sangha, the path
or the practice, ask. Don’t later regret that ‘The Teacher was
face-to-face with us, but we didn’t bring ourselves to cross-question
him in his presence.’”