The Engaged Buddhist (poem)

The Engaged Buddhist   See things as they are, no lies or delusion. Meditate daily, clear fog and confusion. Speak the truth, even if your voice shakes. Walk the path, even if the earth quakes. Serve the people, being selfless the key. Guide them with love, be fearless and free! – Snowflake.

Obama Opens Museum of African American History and Culture

Video: President Obama Inaugurates the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture Patrick Lynch © Darren Bradley “What we can see of this building, the towering glass, the artistry of the metalwork, is surely a sight to behold.” These were the words spoken by President Barack Obama as he inaugurated the most recent addition to… Read More Obama Opens Museum of African American History and Culture

Namo Tassa: Poetry from Philip Kienholz

I’m happy to introduce a new contributor to Engage!, Philip Kienholz, a poet from Peterborough, Ontario. His book of poetry, Display: Poems, will be available on Amazon.ca later this month. Namo Tassa Extempore                              for Dale Jacobson     1. I am sitting here watching my ego. I am sitting here watching my ego. I’m sitting here watching… Read More Namo Tassa: Poetry from Philip Kienholz