Sharon Thesen Testimonial

Sharon Thesen Testimonial

We had a remarkable and deeply soulful Founding Supporters reading last night, Friday, November 5, 2021. Huge thanks to all who attended and to the poets: John Olson, Sharon Thesen, Daphne Marlatt and Brenda Hillman. More to come, but I just had to share this amazing...
Founding Supporters Reading

Founding Supporters Reading

We are delighted to present four master poets for our Founding Supporters, those who have contributed at least $100 to launch the new phase of the Cascadia Poetics LAB. The reading will take place via Zoom, Friday, November 5, 2021 at 7pm PDT. Please RSVP to pen @...
Cascadian Zen

Cascadian Zen

What is the nature of the bioregion known as Cascadia? How is this insight expressed by the people who live, work, practice, and play here? Is there a connection between Zen practice, broadly construed, and the Cascadia bioregion? If so, what is it? Who have been the...
Please Give Big to SPLAB in 2021

Please Give Big to SPLAB in 2021

I am asking your support for SPLAB during Give Big and contributions are being accepted now. https://www.givebigwa.org/Splab Between July 2020 and last week I have been working my ass off with the guidance of 501 Commons and specifically two of their representatives,...

Cascadian Zen

Organized loosely around exploring the relationship between the Cascadian bioregion as it intersects with Zen ideas, practices, and aesthetics, Shin Yu Pai, Jason Wirth and Paul E Nelson are hosting a diverse group of writers who are interested in broadly exploring...