970 & New Site!

Book Update: This morning I finished another Little Bite of Truth, and so the total entries has reached 970! My target is still one-thousand, so I’m hoping to finish before the end of 2017. It has taken almost a year to get to this point, and yet it doesn’t feel like it was a long...

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To Share

A hiker who joined my silent hiking group asked me what I did, and I said I write spiritual books — but am also thinking about teaching meditation in either group sessions or one-on-one. They asked me how meditation can be taught, rather than just practiced, and I thought about it for a moment...

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Stillness

I moved over to Santa Barbara from Ojai recently. Ojai is a beautiful town, filled with room for contemplation and surrounded by mountains welcoming hikers with watching embraces. It is a tiny town, with little traffic, noise or distractions, but it was getting a bit too isolating for me. I will...

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IWIC Award

The wonderful and far-reaching blog, International Writers Inspiring Change, has recently named their 2017 award winners, and I’m pleased to see that The Oarsman won for most-inspiring, in the category of “Personal Transformation”!  

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