Tag: zen

Direct Pointing

An excerpt from the book Zen The Zen way of teaching is to demonstrate Reality rather than to talk about it, or, if words are...

The Paradox Vacation: Losing the Giant at Zen Mountain Monastery

She led me out of the dining hall, where 70 or so people sat silently cooling down tea and rotating around the fireside. Keeping...

Five things I learned from Dogen

I discovered the 13th Century Japanese Zen Master Eihei Dogen when I was an 18-year-old punk rock bass player. Now I'm a waaaayyy-more-than 18-year-old...

How to Awaken the Zentrepreneur in You

Whatever it is we do, whether we run a household, our own business, or work for a company, there is a "zentrepreneur" within us...