The Seventh Et of Zen Bikerism: Be More Than An Animal

The lessons taught by the motorcycle are many; Ten of these shall be known as “Ets” and shall be considered fundamental to the practice of being a Zen Biker. All of them are of equal importance and form a synthesis, yet an order presents itself. This, then, is the Seventh Et. BE MORE THAN AN… Continue Reading The Seventh Et of Zen Bikerism: Be More Than An Animal

The Sixth Et of Zen Bikerism: Be Aware

The lessons taught by the motorcycle are many; Ten of these shall be known as “Ets” and shall be considered fundamental to the practice of being a Zen Biker. All of them are of equal importance and form a synthesis, yet an order presents itself. This, then, is the Sixth Et. BE AWARE. In all… Continue Reading The Sixth Et of Zen Bikerism: Be Aware

The Fifth Et of Zen Bikerism: Know When To Get Off The Bike

The lessons taught by the motorcycle are many; Ten of these shall be known as “Ets” and shall be considered fundamental to the practice of being a Zen Biker. All of them are of equal importance and form a synthesis, yet an order presents itself. This, then, is the Fifth Et. KNOW WHEN TO GET… Continue Reading The Fifth Et of Zen Bikerism: Know When To Get Off The Bike

The Fourth Et of Zen Bikerism: Your Ego Is Less Important Than Your Life

The lessons taught by the motorcycle are many; Ten of these shall be known as “Ets” and shall be considered fundamental to the practice of being a Zen Biker. All of them are of equal importance and form a synthesis, yet an order presents itself. This, then, is the Fourth Et. YOUR EGO IS LESS… Continue Reading The Fourth Et of Zen Bikerism: Your Ego Is Less Important Than Your Life

The Third Et of Zen Bikerism: The Speed Limit is Fast Enough

The lessons taught by the motorcycle are many; Ten of these shall be known as “Ets” and shall be considered fundamental to the practice of being a Zen Biker. All of them are of equal importance and form a synthesis, yet an order presents itself. This, then, is the Third Et. THE SPEED LIMIT IS… Continue Reading The Third Et of Zen Bikerism: The Speed Limit is Fast Enough

The Second Et of Zen Bikerism: You Control the Bike

The lessons taught by the motorcycle are many; Ten of these shall be known as “Ets” and shall be considered fundamental to the practice of being a Zen Biker. All of them are of equal importance and form a synthesis, yet an order presents itself. This, then, is the Second Et. YOU CONTROL THE BIKE.… Continue Reading The Second Et of Zen Bikerism: You Control the Bike

The First Et of Zen Bikerism: Never Think You’re An Expert.

The lessons taught by the motorcycle are many; Ten of these shall be known as “Ets” and shall be considered fundamental to the practice of being a Zen Biker. All of them are of equal importance and form a synthesis, yet an order presents itself. This, then, is the First Et. NEVER THINK YOU ARE… Continue Reading The First Et of Zen Bikerism: Never Think You’re An Expert.

Is Zen Bikerism Right For You?

Before we discuss what Zen Bikerism is, we must first explain why it is. After that we’ll see who wants to come along for the ride. The trouble with religion–one of the troubles with religion in the modern world is that the institutions tend to take over from the sentiments which gave them rise. That,… Continue Reading Is Zen Bikerism Right For You?

Screw It, I’m Starting a New Religion

You may be wondering why I would even consider starting a new religion, considering the number already in existence. The answer is simple: I have no choice. Now, before you get your knickers knotted, I’m not about to claim that I’ve been handed the secrets of the Universe by a topless angel via a platinum… Continue Reading Screw It, I’m Starting a New Religion

Be What You Is.

This one’s gonna be quick. The title of today’s sermon is derived from something a good friend of mine shared with me way back in Junior High School. Allegedly, there is a grave marker in the Boot Hill cemetery which reads, in full: “Be what you is. Because if you is what you ain’t, then… Continue Reading Be What You Is.