The Tricycle Community

Tricycle Community Poetry Club Haiku corner Gary Gach

Support the Tricycle Community

Tricycle William Alexander We Are Addicts

Commit to Sit Tricycle Book

The Big Sit by Tricycle

Tricycle Magazine - Tricycle Magazine | Podcasts - Tricycle Magazine | Podcasts

Our Members

Latest Activity

Mark Drew commented on the group 'the Hut by the River'
"Flo, I see rudi's page is back up"
7 minutes ago
Brian Howlett, sensei commented on the group 'Full Moon Poetry Society'
"I'm not sure if there is a question or a point to be made regarding the history of koans in this thread.Yes, koans are a form of dialogue.They can be linked to the first conversation between humans from the broadest point of view.They have…"
1 hour ago
Kenneth Daly posted a blog post

Better late than never.

Finally!!! "The Dalai Lama, the Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader and a fellow Nobel Peace Prize winner, was quoted on Thursday in an Australian newspaper as saying that Ms. Aung San Suu Kyi should be helping to address the plight of the Rohingya, who number more than a million but are not recognized as citizens of Myanmar, are restricted in their travels and suffer persecution and deprivation."…See More
3 hours ago
Wulf Losee commented on the group 'Full Moon Poetry Society'
"I think I posted on this a few months back, but koan was a word derived from the Chinese words meaning "case records" -- i.e. the records of a court case. The Chan monks would ask the puzzle questions of their students, and make a record…"
7 hours ago
Patrick Mizelle commented on the group 'Full Moon Poetry Society'
"yes, Brian, about zen coming to Japan.  but noting that the tradition of argument (combat? dialog?) via condensed, poetic speech was well established there already, to an even greater degree than in China. Or anywhere else, ever."
11 hours ago
Brian Howlett, sensei commented on the group 'Full Moon Poetry Society'
"Zen of course in China started with Bodhidharma."Bodhidharma was a Buddhist monk who lived during the 5th or 6th century CE. He is traditionally credited as the transmitter of Ch'an[1] to China, and regarded as its first Chinese…"
12 hours ago
Brian Howlett, sensei commented on the group 'Full Moon Poetry Society'
""Zen was not introduced as a separate school in Japan until the 12th century during the Kamakura period (1185–1333), when Nōnin established the Daruma-school."_ wikipedia Was that your question Patrick ?"
12 hours ago
Teri Sivilli commented on the group 'Full Moon Poetry Society'
"Everyone opens the door but I don't step through I prefer the pain"
16 hours ago

Community Features

Recent Blog Posts

Better late than never.

Posted by Kenneth Daly on May 29, 2015 at 8:36am — 1 Comment

The Journey Home...

Posted by Bronco on May 21, 2015 at 4:05am — 30 Comments

Leonardo's Brain

Posted by Nancy MacLean Coppola on May 1, 2015 at 7:19am — 40 Comments

The Mountain

Posted by Terry Firma on April 25, 2015 at 2:19pm — 4 Comments

Recent posts from the Poetry Club's current discussions

Loading… Loading feed




Subscribe to Tricycle



Weekly Newsletter: Free

Sign up here...

Daily Dharma: Free

Sign up here...


Loading… Loading feed

Loading… Loading feed

Spread the word! Add a badge to your Facebook, website or MySpace page.


© 2015   Created by Emma Varvaloucas.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service