|Location||Austin, TX, United States|
|Introduction||"Another worthless blogger writing about something he knows nothing about, but acting as some authority." LIFE STORY: Phoenixville, PA (79-97). IUP (97-01). BU School of Theology (01-03). Pittsburgh, PA (03-04). Monastery in California (04-06). Temple in SF (06-09). Temple in Austin (09-10). Currently working at a psych hospital. Zen priest since 09. My Dharma name is 神山 大仁 (Shinzan Dainin); Spiritual Mountain, Great Love. Every day, I see more and more that I don't know who or what I am. Some day I will be dead. E-mail me via tsjmaloney at gmail dot com.|
|Interests||zen, reading, coffee, beer, running, my girlfriend, finding a new job|
|Favorite Music||punk, metal, hardcore, independent rock, medeival and renaissance choral music, SF Bay foghorns|
|Favorite Books||Endgame (Derrick Jensen), Zen Mind Beginner's Mind (Shunryu Suzuki Roshi), How to Raise an Ox (Francis Dojun Cook), Desert Solitaire (Ed Abby), Leaves of Grass (Walt Whitman), Turtle Island (Gary Snyder), Ecodefense (Dave Foreman and Bill Haywood), Antler: The Selected Poems (Antler), The Narrow Road to the Deep North (Basho), Zen Flesh Zen Bones (Paul Reps and Nyogen Senzaki), The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching (Thich Nhat Hahn), The Haiku Anthology (Cor Van den Heuvel)|
In the dream where you show up to school naked, why do you never go swimming?
Probably because I never went to a school with a swimming pool.