Ezra Bayda is a Zen teacher affiliated with the Ordinary Mind Zen School, having received formal dharma transmission in 1998 from the school's founding teacher, Charlotte Joko Beck. A student of meditation since 1970, he lives, writes, and teaches at the San Diego Zen Center in San Diego, California. He also has a meditation group in Santa Rosa, CA.
- Wise counsel on ways to work with difficulties, discomfort, and fear
- Ways to make spiritual practices out of our experiences
- Pithy and inspirational aphorisms reflecting a Buddhist perspective
- Zen teachings about relationships and everyday life