Postcard 60 from Robina: Santa Cruz, CA, October 6, 2015

Postcard 60 from Robina: Santa Cruz, CA, October 6, 2015

It’s Wednesday, September 30 and I am in California. My last blog was written in April, so I’ve missed quite a few, which I will write, gradually: PC 55: May in Spain, Latvia, Russia, and Kopan Monastery; PC 56: June in Sydney, Indonesia, and the Blue Mountains; PC...
Postcard 37 from Robina: Idaho, Sunday, March 9, 2014

Postcard 37 from Robina: Idaho, Sunday, March 9, 2014

We’ve finished our two weeks now. Maria and Paula drove me back to Miami, where they live, on Sunday night February 17 after our final teaching. I like Miami, for sure! Another of these big, vibrant, energetic cities. I stayed at Maria’s for two days, and they invited...
Postcard 25 from Robina: Melbourne, Sunday, May 27, 2012

Postcard 25 from Robina: Melbourne, Sunday, May 27, 2012

I think I had been to Wodonga once or twice before, passing through on my way between Sydney and Melbourne, taking the usual route that most people take, along the Hume Highway. In the state of Victoria, right on the border of NSW, it’s virtually one city now...
Postcard 14 from Robina: Brisbane, Monday September 26, 2011

Postcard 14 from Robina: Brisbane, Monday September 26, 2011

Three weeks in Australia already, the sounds and smells and look of the sky all so familiar: they must have left a deep impression since childhood, even though I didn’t pay attention to such things then. Adelaide first: 10 days there at the invitation of Buddha...