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I'm Audra, a 30-something married lesbian. I love interesting heroines, gorgeous prose, place as character, and the occasional werewolf.
The Heart of the Buddha's Teaching: Transforming Suffering into Peace, Joy, and Liberation - Thích Nhất Hạnh A very meaty book on Buddha and Buddhism by the inimitable Thich Nhat Hanh. This is a great -- but heavy -- introduction to Buddhism for anyone new to it or in need of more grounding.