Chong An Sunim Weekend Workshop at OZS

Zen Master Chong An Sunim Weekend Workshop at OZS Zen Master Chong An Sunim Weekend – March 8-10, 2019 Friday, March 8th: 7:00 PM – Dharma Talk Saturday, March 9th: 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM – Retreat, Dharma Talks, & Interviews. Sunday, March 10th: 9:00 AM – Morning sitting with a circle talk. We may also have a […]

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upsetting the apple cart of conventional thinking

I am a troublemaker, always upsetting the apple cart of conventional thinking, I don’t adhere to an ideology. Things are not black and white, left or right. Life is not what we think. Life is fluid and is not the label I put on it. As humans, we tend to confuse reality with the labels […]

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The Gift

In the journey I call my life, seeing that which made me feel uncomfortable was too painful to bare. Avoiding seeing and feeling was easier. Looking around me, avoiding deep feeling, avoiding connecting to pain was supported and encouraged. Commercialized, institutionalized and rationalized avoidance was marketed everywhere. As a young man, I kept bouncing between […]

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