I wish to acknowledge and express my deep gratitude to my teachers, their teachers, and other teachers back to the time of the Buddha.  Specifically, heart-felt thanks to:

  • Rosemary and Steve Weissman
  • Ajahn Pasanno, Ajahn Amaro, and other monastics of the Ajahn Chah lineage
  • Guy Armstrong, Jack Kornfield, Sylvia Boorstein, James Baraz, Julie Wester, and other members of the Spirit Rock Teachers Council
  • Joseph Goldstein, Kamala Masters, and other Insight Meditation teachers
  • His Holiness the Dalai Lama
  • Goenka-ji
  • Mother India

Also, my gratitude to:

  • Joanna Macy
  • Ram Dass
  • Ruth Denison
  • Rodney Smith
  • Christina Feldman
  • Adyashanti
  • Tsokyni Rinpoche
  • Lama Palden
  • Yvonne Rand
  • Ken McLeod
  • Fred Wahpepah
  • And countless others

Time spent in nature and counselling psychology have also provided powerful teachings.

And I wish to acknowledge the support and guidance of my beloved parents, other family members, and the larger community I am blessed to reside and practice within. Thanks also to Harreson Sito for the creation of this website, and the many other ways he provides assistance.

I bow down to all those who are committed to realizing freedom, one moment at a time.