EmmaMicaela wrote:I am struggling to find a way. I have no known Buddist community where I live and the internet is vast and confusing. Is there a suggested reading I should start with?
I found the following to be very helpful when starting out...Good Question, Good Answerhttp://www.buddhanet.net/qanda.htm
In fact, Buddhanet also has a decent-sized Beginners Library, which is very good too.
If you have any questions about anything you come across, don't hesitate in bringing your questions back here, and we'll endeavour to help.
"Do not force others, including children, by any means whatsoever, to adopt your views, whether by authority, threat, money, propaganda, or even education." - Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh
"Whether I were to preach in brief, Sāriputta, or whether I were to preach in detail, Sāriputta, or whether I were to preach both in brief or in detail, Sāriputta, rare are those who understand." (A I 333, Sāriputtasutta)