January 28, 2019
Featured Photo January 31

Sowing the Moon Teahouse at Green Gulch Farm. Photo by Alison Bank Photography.

This is the preparation room where the equipment is taken care of and stored. The tea program offers monthly tea gatherings. “Your role as guest is simply to be willing to be fully present and open to the possibilities of this particular gathering of people, this particular time and space.” No prior experience is necessary.

Joshua Sandeman
Arts & Culture, Features, Zen Practice

Medicine and the Dharma

Joshua Sandeman, a former SFZC resident, is a Nurse Practitioner based in Salem, Oregon. “Medicine puts me face-to-face with all manner of human suffering and it can be a challenge to take care of feelings of burnout, detachment, and despair."