An Analogous Conversion

1.  C is for Cookie and that’s good enough for me.

See “Week #4: The Cookie Was Taunting Me and I Just Had to Shut it up.”

2. The Withdrawal Phase.  Such resistance to let go!

Such defensiveness of what we loved in childhood!

3. “A Cookie is a Sometimes Food”




“The Alchemy of Hope”

A dharma talk given at Upaya Zen Center by Jimmy Santiago Baca, April 13, 2011.


I know who you are.  Your love’s as sweet as candy.  I’ll be forever yours.  Love always, Mandy.