Matt Gesicki

Matt Gesicki is a Master of Divinity candidate at Union Theological Seminary.


Where in the World Is . . . the Buddha?

Buddhism has reached the far corners of the globe. Here are just a few unexpected places that are playing host to thriving sanghas in 2016.   Anchorage Zen Community Location: Anchorage, Alaska Date of Founding: 1986  Lineage: Soto Zen  Head Teacher: Rev. Genmyo Zeedyk   Casa Zen de Costa Rica Location: Santo Domingo de […]

By Matt Gesicki


Books in Brief

  In the tradition of Mary Oliver and David Whyte, Dick Allen’s Zen Master Poems (Wisdom Publications, August 2016, $14.00, 152 pp., paper) offers spiritual insights in lucid, seemingly effortless verse. Most poems in the collection are a page in length with short, four- or five-word lines, allowing each poem in the collection to function […]

By Matt Gesicki
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