Other Published Writings


“The Vastness of a Robe.” Lion’s Roar. September 2023. Available upon a Lion’s Roar subscription. 

“The Fragile Robe of Liberation.” Dharma Eye, no. 51 (March 2023): 5-7. (link).

“Tasting the Truth of the Buddha’s Words: A Zen Perspective” in The Buddha’s Dream of Liberation. Edited by James Coleman, 103-116. Somerville, MA: Wisdom Publications, 2017.

“Why The Wheel Turns Three Times.” Lion’s Roar. May 14, 2012. (link)

“Not By Ourselves.” Lion’s Roar. September 1, 2005. (link)

“Just Sitting” In The Art of Just Sitting, 2nd edition, edited by John Daido Loori, 155-160. Somerville, MA: Wisdom Publications, 2004.

“The Precepts: A Special Practice Section with Contributions by Martine Batchelor, Ken McLeod, Donald Rothberg, Roshi Pat Enkyo O’ Hara, Sister True Virtue (Sister Annabel Laity), and Reb Anderson.” Tricycle Magazine (Winter 2003). (link)

“In It Together.” Tricycle Magazine (Summer 1999). (link)

“Stillness and Awareness: A Dialogue on Zen and Vipassana between Tenshin Reb Anderson and Jack Kornfield” by Barbara Gates, Gil Fronsdal, Wes Nisker. Inquiring Mind, Vol. 13 #1 (Fall 1996). (link)

“Full Expression, Full Recognition: A Conversation on Zen and Stories with Reb Anderson” by Barbara Gates and Wes Nisker. Inquiring Mind, Vol 10 #2 (Spring 1994). (link)

“Speaking of Silence” and “Where the Clouds Crop Up” in Christians And Buddhists On The Contemplative Way, edited by Susan Walker, 232-237. New York: Paulist Press, 1987.