Month: June 2009

  • 24 Days on Retreat Begins Friday

    It is a sweet opportunity and gift from my lovely wife and partner. Thank you. Every time I plan and attend a retreat, a few questions arise from friends. Where are you going? What is it like? Is it silent? I leave Friday morning for Deer Park Monastery in Escondido, a Buddhist monastery in the…

  • Today I Have 20 Years Sober, Thank You

    It was twenty years ago today that I took my last drink of alcohol. I was 21-years old at the time and it was my third or fourth attempt at stopping. Today I am living on grace, and though I don’t speak publicly of this very often, I want everyone to know how proud I…