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Drifting by

Do you ever feel like you’re just drifting by?  No purpose, no urgency, just living?

Since my last post, I’ve become pretty inactive and less-driven than normal, slowly ripping off the band-aid and ready to continue my dreams! 887 more words

Back from Sesshin

I have just returned from a week long intensive meditation retreat or sesshin at Kodoji Zendo.
It was one of the most difficult and rewarding things I have done. 672 more words

Journal

SHORTCUTS TO HAVING A STRONG ZEN RETREAT

Going to sesshin is a bit like preparing oneself prior to taking a journey to a distant
land. You need appropriate clothes, you need to know a few survival phrases, and… 663 more words

Meditation

Moving On: Part 2

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I’m crushed by the weight of my grief, my loneliness and my sense of being trapped.  I almost scream seeing another set of runners take off; a man and a woman with their dog.   358 more words

PTSD: My Journey Of Trauma And Recovery

Sitting with restlessness

We all know restlessness, that feeling of unease. It sneaks up on you like a thief in the night and before you know it, has permeated everywhere. 543 more words

Buddhism

41 years of Zen in the Philippines

A Retreat to commemorate the 41st year of Zen in the Philippines. November 22-26, 2017. Baguio Zen Center Philippines, #4 CM Recto St., Navy Base area. 12 more words

Meditation

Rabdare

Nu mai am răbdare pentru anumite lucruri, nu pentru că am devenit arogantă, ci pur și simplu pentru că am ajuns într-un punct al vieții mele în care nu mai vreau să irosesc timp cu ceea ce-mi displace sau îmi face rău.

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