Gary Gach has offered haiku workshops at 826 Valencia, the Asian Art Museum, Beyond Baroque, Book Passage University, O'Hanlon Center for the Arts, Otis College of Art and Design, Stanford Writer's Studio, Villa Montalvo, and here at San Francisco Zen Center. He's author of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Buddhism
and editor of What Book!? Buddha Poems From Beat to Hiphop
. HIs work has appeared in Brick, Buddhadharma, Evergreen Review, Hambone, Lion's Roar, The Nation, The New Yorker, Tricycle,
and Yoga Journal
. He hosts Mindfulness Fellowship at Aquatic Park Center in San Francisco, in the Plum Village tradition of Vietnamese Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh.