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Counting down

Exactly 24 hours until I embark on the next great adventure (with Gerald too, of course). We are all packed – very heavy bag full of dive gear – and ready to go, just counting down now :)6 more words

Travel

Mountain Lion Spotted Outside Franklin County

GERALD, Mo. (AP) – Police in Gerald say they spotted a mountain lion earlier this week.

Chief Steve Goodwin followed a tip from a motorist before dawn Tuesday that a mountain lion had stopped briefly in front of his vehicle. 126 more words

News

No Kiddin', Eddie

Resting with carefully sculpted posture on my cushion, slowly feeling myself slip into samadhi and I think damn I’m sitting well today and like that, I’ve let my ego slip in through another one of those countless cracks and I silently chastise myself. 1,160 more words

Buddhism

Finding a forever home for Gerald and Dakota

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- As FOX 17 continues helping foster youth in West Michigan find forever homes, now we’re introducing you to 14-year-old Dakota and 13-year-old Gerald. 346 more words

A Forever Home

Shoes for Buddha

Gerald made the sculpture out of cans he had dug out of the zendo recycling bin over a period of several weeks.  He rolled, crushed, spot welded,  flattened, and in general transformed a big pile of cans into a striking Buddha statue standing about waist high – the hands meeting in gassho, feet bare and finely shaped, head slightly bowed, a serene expression crimped into its grey metallic face. 936 more words

Buddhism

22. Scenes from the Second Seat on the Right

Monday, September 22nd,  8:00am
Gerald and Dick

Dick: You’ll never guess what my wife did last night for dinner.

Gerald: (raises eyebrows) Do I want to know? 335 more words

Writing

Week 37

Random Life Snippets

  • Conversation of cute nonsensical madness: Me: “Aiden, can you say Hobby Lobby?” Aiden: “Happy happy!” Liam: “Hoppy? oh! HAPPY TUBBY!” Cutest nonsensical madness ever.
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