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This is ‘2021.’ Ah, 21 years since the start of the New Millennium. Are we coming of age?

In 1999, the two authors of Prayers for a Thousand Years invited me to contribute a piece to their book. It is now 2021.  Plenty of countries say their young people come of age at 21.

Writers worldwide wrote prayers, gave blessings, comments, wrote stories and gave poetic utterances. Continue reading 



A former German Marxist wrote sentences of poignant beauty about the Buddhist tradition and the importance of deep wisdom

Edward Conze (1904-1979) ranks among the much loved commentators/translators in the Buddhist tradition. Although born in London, Conze came from a German family with their home in Langenberg, Germany. In the 1930s, he wrote The Principle of Contradiction, a Marxist inspired text on dialetical materialism. A fierce critic of Fascism, he found himself harassed for his views.  In 1933, the Nazis burnt his books in Berlin among thousands of other books, as they were deemed “unGerman.” Continue reading 



Global Pandemic. Issues to Address. Health, Stress, Quarantine, New World Order, Vaccinations etc.

I intend to publish a small book (around 80 pages) in February 2021 on the first year of the global pandemic.

I wish to encourage readers to engage in reflection/research and find ways to express your concern.

The book includes some of my blogs on Coronavirus in recent months. My concerns include: Continue reading 



Is there no place like home? A 3000 word essay for a chance to win $100,000 for the 2019 NIne Dots Prize.

Dear Friends,

I entered an international competition called the NIne Dots Prize early this year (2019) to write a 3000 word essay on the theme: Is there no place like home? Continue reading 



An Engaged Life. A new website under construction. Crisis. What Crisis? Part 2 of 2

From the Home Page of www.anengagedlife.org under construction.

Ready for viewing in May 2019.

CRISIS? WHAT CRISIS?

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