Jeff Greenwald and Kevin Griffin — A Funny Buddhist and a Happy One

Jeff Greenwald read from his book at Book Passage bookstore in Corte Madera By Barbara Falconer Newhall One of the nice things about being a writer is … [Read more...]

A Patch of Fireweed in the Northwest — What Color Are Those Blossoms? Do I Need to Know?

By Barbara Falconer Newhall I couldn't make up my mind about that tall stand of fireweed I saw growing on the edge of a woodlet in the Pacific Northwest … [Read more...]

In Judge Harbin-Forte’s Courtroom — Where Jury Duty Is an Exercise in Mindfulness

By Barbara Falconer Newhall Tired of multitasking? Want to get away from Facebook, your cell phone, your boss, and that squeaky faucet that needs … [Read more...]

Why Meditate — When I Could Be Sweeping the Garage?

By Barbara Falconer Newhall I've tried meditating a few times - a very few times. I'm well read on the subject, however. Indeed, I've spent way more … [Read more...]