prose – Erdrich 3.11.2021

“Life will break you. Nobody can protect you from that, and living alone won't either, for solitude will also break you with its yearning. You have to love. You have to feel. It is the reason you are here on earth. You are here to risk your heart. You are here to be swallowed up. … Continue reading prose – Erdrich 3.11.2021

naikan for the new year 12.27.2018

Another year passed --Empty rice sacks remind mehow lucky I am    Ho Sen Organizing my desk the other day, I came across an article I'd printed out years ago about Naikan and gratitude. I plan to spend a couple hours on the last day of 2018 in quiet reflection, working through this list. The basic format … Continue reading naikan for the new year 12.27.2018