By Noah Levine
Fueled by means of the tune of revolution, anger, worry, and melancholy, we dyed our hair or shaved our heads ... consuming acid love it used to be sweet and chasing velocity with reasonable vodka, smoking truckloads of weed, all in a useless try to get numb and remain numb.
This is the tale of a tender guy and a iteration of offended youths who rebelled opposed to their mom and dad and the unfulfilled promise of the sixties. As with many self-destructive young children, Noah Levine's look for that means led him first to punk rock, medications, consuming, and dissatisfaction. however the seek did not finish there. Having sincerely obvious the uselessness of substances and violence, Noah searched for optimistic how one can channel his uprising opposed to what he observed because the lies of society. Fueled by means of his anger at rather a lot injustice and anguish, Levine now makes use of that power and the perform of Buddhism to evoke his common knowledge and compassion.
While Levine involves embody a similar non secular culture as his father, bestselling writer Stephen Levine, he reveals his such a lot actual expression in connecting the doubtless hostile worlds of punk and Buddhism. As Noah Levine delved deeper into Buddhism, he selected to not reject the punk scene, in its place integrating the 2 worlds as a catalyst for transformation. finally, this is often an inspiring tale approximately maturing, and the way a opposed and misplaced new release is ultimately discovering its footing. This provocative file takes us deep contained in the punk scene and strikes from anger, uprising, and self-destruction, to healthiness, carrier to others, and real non secular growth.