Went to the library for browsing materials, got a book in the mails for reading on the commute and on sunny lunch hours.
Hungry Ghost-Keith Kachtick: Middle age photographer, novice Buddhist trying to maintain his vows against his lusts and desires. reviewed in the NYT Sunday Books Excellent so far.
Spontaneous Mind-Ginsberg: On the recommendation of Gil.(post 2197)
This Sacred Earth: Religion, Nature and Environment-ed. Roger Gotlieb: Selections from Writers (thoreau, emerson etc) and religious texts illustrating the nature/religious connection.
Short Stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald: Skipping around sampling the man Hemingway said couldn't write badly on a bet.