Books, Magazines, Web Links, Etc.


Favorite Books:    
Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance Robert M. Pirsig Morrow, 1974, New York,0-688-03207-9
Walden Henry David Thoreau Barnes & Noble Books, New York, 1993, 1-56619-306-0
Siddhartha Hermann Hesse Bantam Books, New York, 0-553-20884-5
The Spell of the Yukon Robert Service Dodd, Mead & Co., New York, 1964,
Zen To Go Jon Winokur Plume 1990, 0-452-26531-2


Other Good Books:    
A Popular Guide to Garden Ponds Dick Mills Tetra Press, Morris Plains, New Jersey, 19921-56465-104-5 ,
Everyday ZEN, Love and Work Charlotte Joko Beck Harper, San Francisco, 1989, 0-06-060734-3
Godel, Escher, Bach Douglas R. Hofstadter Vintage Books, New York, 1980, 0-394-74502-7
Maine Coon Cats Himsel Daly Barron's Educational Series, New York, 1995,0-8120-9038-1
Meditation for Dummies Stephan Bodian IDG Books, Foster City, CA, 1999, 0-7645-5116-7
Nothing Special, Living Zen Charlotte Joko Beck Harper San Francisco,1993, 0-06-251117-3
Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats T.S. Elliot Harcourt, Brace & World, New York, 1967,0-15-168657-2
The Center Within Cyomay M. Kubose Heian Int'l. Inc.,Union City, CA, 1986, 0-89346-271-3
The Seven Spiritual Laws of Success Deepak Chopka Amber-Allen Publishing, San Rafael, CA, 1993, 1-878424-11-4
The Three Pillars of Zen Philip Kapleau Beacon Press, Boston, 1967, 0-8070-5975-7
Water Gardens   Sunset Magazine 1997, Menlo Park, CA, 0-376-03848-9
What Did the Buddha Teach?   The Agricultural Co-operative, federation of Thailand Limited, 97 Rajdamri Road. Gangkok. Tel. 2526057-8
Welder's Handbook Richard Finch HPBooks, Berkley Publishing Group, New York, 1997, 1-55788-264-9
Zen Flesh, Zen Bones Paul Reps Anchor Press/DoubleDay, New York,0-385-08130-8
Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind Shunryu Suzuki Weatherhill, 1972, 0-834-80079-9
Shibumi (spy novel includes the game of GO) TREVANIAN Ballantine Books, New York, 1979, 0-345-28585-9
Don't Sweat The Small Stuff...and it's all small stuff. Richard Carlson, Ph.D. Hyperion, New York, 1997, 0-7868-8185-2
Pondscapes   Pond Publishing Co., Inc, Acworth, GA, 770-975-0277
TRICYCLE, The Buddhist Review   The Buddhist Ray Inc, Denville, New Jersey, 800-783-4903
Water Gardening, the magazine for pondkeepers   The Water Gardeners, Inc, St. John, IN. http://www.watergardening.com
Motion Pictures:    
"Seven Years in Tibet"    
"Little Buddha"    
* Richard Gere is a practicing Buddhist.    
Web Sites:    
American Buddhist Center, Unity Temple On The Plaza (Ben Worth)  


Greater Kansas City People to People   http://www.gkcptp.org
People to People International  



The New Theatre Guild   http://www.thenewtheatreguild.org
The Game of "GO"    
Water Garden Society of Kansas City   http://www.kcwatergardens.com
Water Gardening, the magazine for pondkeepers   http://www.watergardening.com
Hampsterdance   http://www.hampsterdance.com
Pond Construction, Suppliers:    
Con-Spray (gunite- sprayed concrete) -excellent! Olathe, KS 913-208-6123
Carter-Waters (concrete construction tubes, HLM 5000 liquid waterproofing rubber) Kansas City, MO & Olathe, KS 816-471-2570
Enkoi (EPDM liner, pond supplies)   http://www.enkoi.com
Kellyco Water Garden Center (pond supplies) Winter Springs, FL



Laguna Koi Ponds (pond supplies)  



Merriam Feed & Seed Merriam KS Cracked corn source for duck food.
Phil Cutting (contractor) Paola, KS 913-557-5905
Strugis Materials (rock) KS Kansas City 913-371-7757
The House of Rocks (rock) Merriam, KS 913-432-5990
The Water's Edge (pond supplies, construction) Lawrence, KS 785-841-6777
name? (suppliers of koi shipped around the world). Excellent prices! john bought 3/4" koi for $0.75 each. Lake of the Ozarks, MO 573-348-2305
Waldo Pets (pond supplies, koi) Kansas City, MO 816-444-4522
Animal Shelters:    
Animal Haven Merriam, KS  
Heart Of America Humane Society Lee's Summit, MO 816-969-7405
Lawrence Humane Society Lawrence, KS http://www.lawrencehumane.org
Opration Wildlife (O.W.L) 75th & Neiman, Shawnee, KS

http://www.owl-online.org (Wonderful group of volunteers saving wild animals!)

Audio Tapes:    
"Deep Relaxation"

Effective Learning Systems, Inc.
Edina, MN

800-966-5683, 612-893-1680


Compact Discs:

December George Winston Windham-Hill (includes a great version of Ode To Joy)
Pachelbel Canon in D Major   Charcra Alternative Music Inc., Saint-Laurent, Quebec, Canada, 7064-10022-2
Christifori's Dream

David Lanz


Narada Lotus, Milwaukee, WI, 414-272-6700. (Note: Christifori invented the piano.) 7674-26021-2
Natural States David Lanz & Paul Speer Narada/Equinox, Milwaukee, WI, 414-272-6700. 7674-26301-2
Silk Road Kitaro Gramavision/Gravity,Inc., 51518-7009-2
Athens Blue Michalis Terzis ARC Music, EUCD 1481. http://www.arcmusic.co.uk
Magic of the Greek Bouzouki Michalis Terzis ARC Music, EUCD 1481. http://www.arcmusic.co.uk
Big Notes Flim & the BB's Digital Music Products, Inc., Rockefeller Center Station, New York.
Deep Breakfast Ray Lynch Music West, 1057-30102-2
Kind of Blue Miles Davis Columbia, 7464-64935-2
Picture This Jim Brickman Windham Hill Records.
Paradise Martin Denny Pair Records, Inc., division of EMI, PCD-2-1267
Linus & Lucy, The Music Of Vince Guaraldi George Winston Dancing Cat Records & Windham Hill. 1934-11184-2
Sketches Of Maine Paul Sullivan River Music. 5128-70101-2. (Gift Shop, Cadillac Mountain, Acadia National Park, Maine.)
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Beatles EMI Records. 7777-46442-2.
Raclette Cheese  


Obtain Raclette from "Whole Foods", "Better Cheddar" in the Kansas City area. Two types: Swiss and French.

Raclette Grill, 8 person   Function Junction, $99.97



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