Why zen? My personally-edited definition of zen is enlightenment attained by meditation, self-contemplation, and intuition. Unlike many, I do not attach it necessarily to Buddhism and see no value in an inextricable link. I see zen as a process and Buddhism as one religion that takes advantage of said process. I understand that many respectfully …


This will be home to my retirement transition and retirement blog. Posts will begin slowly at first and ramp up as the date approaches … Actual content should begin during summer, 2019.


I am blogging from my home in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of New York state.