Mark Matousek

Mark Matousek is the author of The Boy He Left Behind, Sex Death Enlightenment: A True Story, and When You're Falling, Dive: Lessons in the Art of Living, among others.

Magazine Personal Reflections

The Riddle of Desire: Introduction

There comes a moment in everyone’s practice when our fixed ideas of what is spiritual, and what’s not, collapse in a paradoxical heap before our very eyes. We’re troubled, mystified, frequently angered by these intrusions of too—messy life into the glass house of our idealized self; we’re left to wonder, very often, where desire parts […]

By Mark Matousek
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