Tag Archives: Desert

No More Questions to Ask?

“Looking out over the pure sweep of seamless desert, it surprises me to realize that the easy landscapes stifle me — closed walls of forests, ceilings of boughs, neat trimmed lawns and ruffled curtains of trees hiding the soft horizons. … Continue reading

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Zazen and the Mountain

The birds have vanished into the sky, and now the last cloud drains away. We sit together, the mountain and me, until only the mountain remains. —       Li Po (701-762) Next stop, the desert —- (Photograph, the … Continue reading

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