Towards a Secular Spirituality

…on the commonalities between Beat poetry, Zen buddhism and Christian theology

Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy! Holy!

The world is holy! The soul is holy! The skin is holy! The nose is holy! The tongue and cock and hand and asshole holy!

Everything is holy! everybody’s holy! everywhere is holy! everyday is in eternity! Everyman’s an angel!

Alan Ginsberg — Footnote to Howl