Postcard 66 from Robina: Bogotá, January 25, 2016

Postcard 66 from Robina: Bogotá, January 25, 2016

A pre-dawn drive with Violette and Francois from Marzens to Toulouse airport got me to my plane for London. I had a six-hour wait, which is not unusual. Because I have so many miles in my Qantas plan, I get to stay in the first class lounges at the airports, some of...
Postcard 62 from Robina: New York, NY, November 8, 2015

Postcard 62 from Robina: New York, NY, November 8, 2015

After saying goodbye to Dechen and the rest in Portland on Thursday, October 22, I spent the day in three airplanes, ending up in the evening at Burlington, Vermont, staying the night with old friends Shelley and Jim Hagan, on my way to a weekend at Milarepa Center....
Postcard 46 from Robina: Kathmandu, Saturday, October 25, 2014

Postcard 46 from Robina: Kathmandu, Saturday, October 25, 2014

After more than five months in Australia, on October 13 I was gone again. First stop was Hong Kong for a few hours, then Delhi. Ven. Samten Gyalten, an Indian nun whom I’d met at Tushita in Dharamsala in 2010 and is now managing Tushita Delhi, had invited me to...
Postcard 7 from Robina: London, June 2, 2011

Postcard 7 from Robina: London, June 2, 2011

I’ve been in London for ten days already. I love being here. London’s my old stamping ground. I came here first, ripe and ready for revolution, on January 4, 1968. I’d just turned 23. I’d sailed from Melbourne on the P&O liner, The...