Very pleased to hear about your book and your concern for people with psychological problems. Also glad to hear that you are interested to discuss Buddhism. I think you will find many friends here. The network is a bity slack at this time of year with summer coming on but do not lose interest for that reason - it will pick up again in due course. There are many wonderful people here.
Welcome. Nice to have you with us. I see that you live in the north of Japan. I have not been to that part. I hope you enjoy the discussions here and meeting Buddhists from around the world. Warm wishes - DB
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