I raise my hand; I take a book from the other side of the desk; I hear the boys playing ball outside my window; I see the clouds blown away by the neighboring woods - in all these I am practicing Zen, I am living Zen. No wordy discussion is necessary, nor any explanation.
I embrace emerging experience. I participate in discovery. I am a butterfly. I am not a butterfly collector.
- William Stafford
Yes, may it be. "I am a butterfly. I am not a butterfly collector."
William Stafford -
I haven't been here in awhile and I return today to learn there is a "new post editor". I start to try it and then go back to the old. I am…
I've been here at Live Journal since October, 2005. I started it to keep in touch with family and friends as I went through cancer treatment.…
Where I live the sun is shining and the buds have popped out so the plum trees are waving white. We've had months of rain, record breaking rain and…