Douglas Penick

Douglas Penick has published novels on the 3rd Ming Emperor (Journey of the North Star) and about spiritual searchers (Dreamers and Their Shadows), as well as his and Charles Ré’s translation of Pascal Quignard’s A Terrace In Rome. Shorter works appeared in Agni, Chicago Quarterly, Cahiers de L’Herne, New England Quarterly, Kyoto Journal, Tricycle, Utne Reader, and many others. His most recent book is The Age of Waiting (2021 Arrowsmith Press).
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Exploring What Is

Buddhism advises us to accept everything in our experience, pleasant and unpleasant, as our own. One practitioner on using the Buddha’s first teachings as a lodestar during the frightening uncertainty of aging.

By Douglas Penick
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