Buddha on a Midnight Sea - Short Stories

Buddha on a Midnight Sea - Short Stories

by Francesca Hampton
     
 

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This fascinating collection by Buddhist writer Francesca Hampton explores modern situations in both India and America through the prism of Tibetan Buddhist teachings. From a lonely paddle boarder contemplating suicide on the dark Pacific, to a wayward Tibetan lama on a Greyhound bus, to a journalist who reconnects with a journey begun in a previous life in an

Overview

This fascinating collection by Buddhist writer Francesca Hampton explores modern situations in both India and America through the prism of Tibetan Buddhist teachings. From a lonely paddle boarder contemplating suicide on the dark Pacific, to a wayward Tibetan lama on a Greyhound bus, to a journalist who reconnects with a journey begun in a previous life in an interview with the Dalai Lama, it is a welcome addition to the emerging genre of Buddhist fiction.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781621417484
Publisher:
BookLocker.com, Inc.
Publication date:
08/15/2012
Pages:
154
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.36(d)

Meet the Author

A traveler in Asia for years and a student of Tibetan Buddhism since 1976, Francesca Hampton has explored deeply the territory of this volume of unusual short stories. Her work has been included in several anthologies, including Nixon Under the Bodhi Tree. She currently lives in Santa Cruz, California.

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