You Are No One and you Get Nothing

Chogyam Trungpa, Tibetan Buddhist master, liked to talk about being a grain of sand.

The Talking Heads have a song, “Heaven,” which says, “Heaven is a place, a place where nothing, nothing ever happens….”

Likely one reason why Buddhism is not more popular is that it is a source of hard truths. Buddhists will tell you that you are certain to die and you might as well prepare for that eventuality.

A lot of Buddhist teachers also talk about how addicted we are to drama. We notice and love to talk about all of the big, eye…

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William B. Turner

William B. Turner

Uppity gay, Buddhist, author, historian.