temple diaries

Been drinking Ca++ for a month and had a trial of sprained and swollen wrists, detoxification that rendered digestion a bit…off for a couple of weeks. These “fun” powdery folk medicines only available in the nun networks. Though now out of production due to the Fukushima incident contaminating the oceans. I’ve been taking this sickContinue reading “temple diaries”

temple diaries

In lieu of the many weeks that have passed, a short update on one of the most dramatic days yet in temple… The twins left after being denied again for progressing along the path. This attrition of young people…on taken indigenous land from local Amis tribes…with non native trees barely thriving…all these temples that areContinue reading “temple diaries”

temple diaries

Quietly a year eve passed and now how things changed for doggie. And ginger cookies a hit with the health loving shifus. Massage life continues 💩 Making roti canai with 悟相師, 覺仁/海/滿師,淨一師. Spreading joy thru international bread making! Watching 100 year xu yun: how to not let a single drop of water dry out: letContinue reading “temple diaries”

temple diaries

Emily, Amy, Jessica have left! What a whirly worldwind. So much to chew on meeting artists friends around the world, contemplating how to move beyond empire metaphors. Gemini’s galore. 業力+煩惱 🆚 願力+悲心

temple diaries

Remembering ba today and growing in meditation… Getting ready to cut my hair in his death anniversary honor. One stalk for his health, one stalk for all 冤親債主,one for all the travelers in this turbid time. ~~~ Adju—the Paiwan word for a relationship between two women. Apparently pingtung held its first queer indigenous festival thisContinue reading “temple diaries”