Pema Chodron

  • The Ground under Our Feet Paid Member

    The ruins of San Francisco after the 1906 earthquake When I first moved to California it seemed like no matter where I went or with whom I spoke, the same three-word phrase kept finding its way to my ears. Down on the Santa Cruz coast, beside glinting silver waves: The Big One. Up in Napa Valley, red wine on the tongue: The Big One. Even at the breakfast table in my new home, a friend’s apartment in San Francisco: The Big One. “It could happen at any moment.” “We’re long overdue.” “It’s just a matter of time.” More »
  • Oprah and Pema Paid Member

    lotusinthemud tells us Oprah and Pema got together. With audio. More »