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Oh, Hi: Halifax Returns with Words
By Steven Libowitz   |   October 18, 2018

Joan Halifax is the rare Zen Buddhist visionary whose background and education traverses Western and Eastern practices and study, and it’s an astonishing background that has brought her to where she is today. Among the many early accomplishments of the activist, author, caregiver, teacher, and Zen Buddhist priest, who will be the subject of the […]

Paying Our Way
By Montecito Journal   |   September 27, 2018

What is Steve King getting at (“Paying Your Way,” MJ #24/38)? No human pulls himself up by her own bootstraps. We start out as helpless infants. We die unless an older human feeds, shelters, and cleans us.  To become a productive adult, one needs a certain degree of intelligence, creativity, physical and mental health, and […]