A. Jesse Jiryu Davis
The Day That Yunmen Broke His Foot
The old stories all have the same punchline: the monk was suddenly enlightened. What really happens when we have an experience of insight?
Rules for Hyenas
If we treat the Zen precepts as a set of rules to obey, that's just conformity. Let's use them instead as a tool for busting the hierarchy!
API Evolution the Right Way
Ten covenants that responsible library authors keep with their users.
Recap: PyGotham 2018 Speaker Coaching
With your help, we raised money for PyGotham speakers to receive free training from opera singer and speaking coach Melissa Collom.
Please Vote for My ConFoo Proposals
I have some ideas to share at ConFoo 2019 in Montréal. Vote for me!
Kojin and Bailey
July 5, 2018. Kojin and his dog Bailey, at Yokoji Zen Mountain Center.
July 2, 2018. The Yokoji monastery dog.
What if you knew you had 30 minutes to live? Would you want to be awakened?
San Jacinto State Park
July 4, 2018. Desert near Yokoji Zen Mountain Center.
July 4, 2018. White flowers in San Jacinto State Park, near Yokoji Zen Mountain Center.