Month: November 2017

Bridging a Gap

Bridging a Gap

In the 1970's, there was a seemingly unbridgeable canyon between the religion of Islam and western universalist Sufism: the successors of Hazrat Inayat Khan, and the Dances of Universal Peace. As an early convert to Islam from that generation of seekers, I experienced...

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Cowboys and Indians

Cowboys and Indians

"You know, when (we) played cowboys and Indians with our friends, I always wanted to be a cowboy. I was in junior high when I realized a guy could be a cowboy and an Indian at the same time." - an Indian character in Anne Hillerman's Rock with Wings Okay, cut from...

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