Zen “Maybe”

We all love a good story. I love this Zen story about a farmer.  Sit with it throughout your day and see what speaks to you.  Guidance comes from everywhere. MAYBE There is a Taoist story of an old farmer who had worked his crops for many years. One day his horse ran away. Upon [Read More...]

Zen Story: Is that So?

Is That So? The Zen master Hakuin was praised by his neighbors as one living a pure life. A beautiful Japanese girl whose parents owned a food store lived near him. Suddenly, without any warning, her parents discovered she was with child. This made her parents very angry. She would not confess who the man [Read More...]

Zen Story: The Gift of Insults and Weight Loss

Most of the focus on our society is on weight loss, body, image, and money.  Sure the focus on health is wonderful. It allows one to release stresses of all kinds, and shape up.  The original meaning of health was in reference to the mind not the body.  So to keep up with our holiday [Read More...]

Wonder

Wonder is the beginning of the end of time.  Time is started when you speak with labels of the meaning you are observing.  In the observation is complete wonder. From wonder comes labels (time), from labels comes stories, and from stories comes beliefs, etc…To live simply in wonder is enough. That is reality. Is that [Read More...]

Advent- THE COMING

Christians are celebrating advent right now, which simple means “the coming”.  The birth of the Christ child.  A moment celebrated by over one billion people world wide.  Some of you reading this don’t have a religion, organization, group, or even spiritual place you go to.  Lovely.  So what can it mean then?  I like that [Read More...]

Self Control

Holidays are coming up rather quickly.  The wonderful thing about holidays is the practice ground it gives you to have and sense your self-control. The self control I am talking about has nothing to do with will, work, or trying. Can you simply be present with family without getting caught in the drama, story, or [Read More...]

Simple

Be aware of reading this. Be aware of the breath. Breath in – Exhale Breath in- Exhale Another words, let in, let go, let in, Let go…simple…all you will ever need is this [Read more...]

Jumping

Some say that you must jump and the net appears. So with that we play out this moment when we will make this jump. What if the jump was actually not holding on to anything anymore. That once you stop holding on so tight, all that is unknown will be made present and all that [Read More...]

Time just Stops

The moment will happen, if of course it hasn’t already, when you realize that true letting go is not knowing the answer, then it will comes. The moment will come when you realize that all the judging of yourself and another, was really just an invitation to forgive yourself and love more. The moment will [Read More...]

Right/Wrong

It is quite amusing the games we have created in our society.  Someone has to be right and someone wrong. For a brief moment, someone feels good and the other bad. We create fantastic stories about the other person, and with that creation we tell friends, family, strangers, about this wrong this person did and [Read More...]


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