Perry Garfinkel


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Journalist, author, speaker, New York Times contributor, writing teacher, editor, content provider, media consultant and strategist, occasional drummer, frequent bon vivant...

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New York Times contributor since 1986.
Wall Street Journal Asia contributor
since 2009.
HuffingtonPost blogger since 2007.
Author of “Buddha or Bust,” a national bestseller selected for “Best Buddhist Writing” of 2007 by Shambhala Press.
Also published in Brazil and Italy.


Tracking trends in. . .
Business, health, psychology, spirituality, travel, hospitality traditions, culture.