Posts Tagged with: "attitude to life"

Dots and Stickers

Dots and Stickers

The Wemmicks were small wooden people. These little wooden people were carved by a woodworker named Eli whose  workshop sat […]

Take the Weather with You

Take the Weather with You

Traveller: “What kind of weather are we going to have today?” Shepherd: “The kind of weather I like.” Traveller: “How […]

The Other Point of View

The Other Point of View

A student asked Suzuki Roshi why the Japanese make their teacups so thin and delicate that they break easily. “It’s […]

Purity of Gift

Purity of Gift

I have been trying to understand what causes disappointment – not in the world at large or for humanity in […]

Paths are Made by Walking

Paths are Made by Walking

Thank you to my distinguished friends, President Amy Gutmann, Provost Vincent Price and Rev. Charles Howard for inviting me to […]

Kneading Perfection

Kneading Perfection

A friend mentioned how she had enjoyed the process of kneading dough and then watching it rise, becoming this wonderful […]