A personal blog by a graying (mostly Anglo with light African-American roots) gay leftist leaning liberal progressive fit married college-educated former Baha'i NPR-listening Professor Emeritus now following the Dharma from California to Minas Gerais, Brasil.
ultimate problem in human existence is alienation. The only solution to
alienation is to deal with it in wholesome and skillful ways. The
teachings of the Buddha seem to be a wholesome model for dealing with
alienation. But these teachings cannot be a formula or even a solution.
They have to be living truths.