Congratulations to Lama Surya Das! Make Me One with Everything: Buddhist Meditations to Awaken from the Illusion of Separation was chosen as one of the Best Spiritual Books of 2015 by Spirituality & Practice.
Author Archives: Alice
A lovely review for Jeri Parker’s new book in Blue Ink!
When the narrator of this richly imagined novel begins telling her story, in 1992, her tyrannical father has just died in a mysterious house fire. Was it an accident? Suicide? Murder? This burning question compels Idaho painter and writer Rennie England to take stock of her life. A wonderful shimmer of ambiguity envelops all the […]
Spirituality: Learn to Make Yourself Available to Life What does spirituality mean to you? The beautiful thing is that if you ask ten different people what spirituality means to them, you’re likely to get ten different answers, which makes it clear that spirituality truly is a highly individualized process and experience. Nobody owns it—not Buddhists or Hindus, […]
Peggy was recently featured in Spirit of Change: From “What Kind of World Do You Want to Live In?” Our hearts are being split open by the very personal dramas of individuals beyond our friend/family circles, beyond our states, countries, and hemispheres. What we are feeling is unity consciousness, oneness, or just plain love for our […]
Ted Merwin’s Overstuffed History of the Jewish Deli received a terrific review in the New York Times: It’s reasonable to be a little melancholy about the deli no longer occupying a central place in Jewish American life. At the same time, I would suggest that as delis are moved and reopened and reimagined, they’re still touching […]
Unmoored by Jeri Parker received a rave review in Blue Ink: Salt Lake City author Jeri Parker knows well the vast beauty of the American West, not least the North Fork of the Snake River. She also writes beautifully—and unsentimentally– about the traumas in Rennie’s life. Parker’s description of the ruinous Teton Dam Flood of […]