Tag Archives: Billy Collins

Shoveling Snow with Buddha

Sick of shoveling shoveling shoveling snow? Here’s a real treat, and heaven knows those of us in the Northeast US deserve one.  Sit down, rest your weary bones a while, close your eyes and just listen. Like just-sitting, shikan-taza. Just sit, … Continue reading

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Forgetfulness: What were you saying?

Is there anyone who, like me, often finds herself in the next room, looking around wonderingly, why did I come in here anyway? Let’s put it another way, is there anyone who doesn’t often find themselves in the next room, … Continue reading

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