The Competent Soul Understands Racism


  I don’t trust people or institutions to connect me to God. I believe that the journey to God is ours alone. There is only one force that can manifest generosity, love and justice in our lives…God. The soul alone is competent in matters of God or righteousness. I first learned about the doctrine of […]

Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Us and the Denial of Death


  Phillip Seymour Hoffman was found dead earlier today with a needle in his arm and emptied bags of heroin littered around him.  The temptation will be for all of us to distance ourselves from his death by arguing that we live so much cleaner than he did.  If we succumb to such temptation, we […]