Monkey Mind


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The Spirit Rests Where It Will. A Zen Priest Does a Little Scriptural Exegesis

I have a favorite trope that I cite from time to time. It goes “the spirit lists (or rests) where it will.” While I know it is biblical, I have to admit I’d forgotten the actual citation. So, I google

20 hours ago

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Willie Hits the Road

Willie Hugh Nelson was born on this day, the 29th of April, in 1933 in Abbot, Texas. Not long after both his parents left and he was raised by his grandparents. When he was six his grandfather taught

1 day ago

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A Couple of Random Thoughts on Zen and the Science of Consciousness

A few random thoughts from the monkey mind… Neurologist Norman Farb at the University of Toronto has devoted most of his research to consciousness and what happens during mindfulness meditation. . He

2 days ago

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The Zen of Weight Loss: Further Reflections on my Consciousness Diet

Today I officially became a life time member of Weight Watchers. What that means is that I achieved my official “goal” weight, and now six weeks from that weigh in I’ve been able to stay within four p

3 days ago

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Parrots Over Long Beach

This morning as I got up to make my coffee I heard the now familiar joyful squawking that told me the parrots are visiting the neighborhood. We live in Long Beach’s Alamitos Beach neighborhood. Our lo

4 days ago

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