Brand New: The Power of Vow

For reviews, see the Media section of the site. The 12-Step Buddhist is also available on Powell's, Barnes and Noble, Snow Lion and other online resources.

Grab a copy for yourself and a family member, co-worker, sponsor, therapist or spiritual teacher. Anyone who knows an addict should read this book.


12-Step Buddhist GEAR

Tibetan Incense

This is where I get mine. For some reason just the scent of this amazing incense puts me right into a meditation space.

12-Step Buddhist Summer Retreat 2011 8/28-8/30 – Present Moment Awareness

We’re just adding our first summer retreat. This retreat begins on the new moon. We will conduct a purification ceremony during our evening practice session on the first night. The focus for this retreat will be Deepening Present Moment Awareness through silent and guided meditations, walking meditations on the hiking trails, daily yoga (optional) and group discussions. We’ll have recommended writing assignments for this retreat as well.

12-Step Buddhist Winter Retreat Jan 21st, 2011


The retreat will be at Breitenbush Hot Springs again this year. It was amazing last year, so we reserved more space in the larger area. Due to national workshops and the success of the book, space is going to go fast. If you’re interested, register soon. The price is still very reasonable.

Lama Zopa Retreat Notes


Some notes from the Lama Zopa Retreat. These are a few things I Twittered as they came up during teachings.

12-Step Buddhist Winter Retreat @ Breitenbush Hot Springs: Jan. 8-10th, 2010


Join Darren Littlejohn, author of the 12-Step Buddhist and Tysa Fennern for the first annual 12-Step Buddhist Winter Retreat at Breitenbush Hot Springs in Oregon. Tysa will facilitate the women’s activities. The retreat is open to anyone – you do not have to be an addict or Buddhist to participate.