Studies

TEXTS

(05/2017) Women Who Run With Wolves

(04/2017) The Diamond-Alter Sutra of the Sixth Patriarch

(03/2017) Sanford Meisner on Acting

(02/2017 – 04/2017) The Best American Science & Nature Writing (2005 edition)

(12/2016 – 1/2017) Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas

(12/2016) Black Girl Dangerous

(05/2016 – 7/2016) Steve Jobs (biography)

(04/2016, 07/2013) The New Meditation Handbook (Kadampa Buddhism, Gyatso)

(03/2016) THE TIBETAN BOOK OF THE DEAD (Evans-Wentz/3rd edition)

(since 01/2013) Lutheran Study Bible

ARTICLES

(05/18/17: i promise to update these soon)

(03/18/16) Role of perinatal long-chain omega-3 fatty acids in cortical circuit maturation: Mechanisms and implications for psychopathology (McNamara et. al)

(03/18/16) Dietary Intake and Plasma Metabolomic Analysis of Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids in Bipolar Subjects Reveal Dysregulation of Linoleic Acid Metabolism (Evans et. al)

(03/15/16) Possibility of Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids for the Prevention and Treatment of Neuropsychiatric Illnesses (Hashimoto et. al)

(03/14/16) Abnormal fatty acid composition in the frontopolar cortex of patients with affective disorders (Tatebayashi et. al)

(02/2016) Reconstructing and deconstructing the self: cognitive mechanisms in meditation practice (Cortland J. Dahl, Antoine Lutz, & Richard J. Davidson)

(02/2016) Do cognitive interventions improve general cognition in dementia? (Huntley JD, Gould RL, Liu K)

(02/2016) Empirical Explorations of Mindfulness – Conceptual and Methodological Conundrums (RJ Davidson)

(02/2016) Why Public Dissemination of Science Matters (Eagleman)

POPULAR BOOKS

(05/2017) The Soul of an Octopus

(04/2016) Mindfulness On The Go

(09/2015 02/2015) THE MAKING OF BUDDHIST MODERNISM (David McMahan)

(01/2016) PLEADING INSANITY (Andrew Archer)

(11/2015) PROOF OF HEAVEN (Eben Alexander III)

(08/2015) LIGHTS OUT (Ted Koppel)

ESSAY SELECTIONS, SHORT PIECES, & OTHER PUBLICATIONS

(05/18/2017) The Responsibility of Intellectuals 

(08/02/15) The effect of meditation on regulation of internal body states (SS. Khalsa, D. Rudrauf, RJ Davidson, & D. Tranel)

(07/19/15) Personal SPMI Recovery Story (Renee Jenson)

(07/19/15) Developing Social Skills and Relationships (James Freeman)