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.
cultivation of liberation and compassion go together like the front and
back of an open hand. Clinging, attachment and mental bondage are like
clenching the hand into a fist. When the fist is opened, liberation and
compassion are both there.