What, a limerick?
I assumed they were passe,
But what do I know?

--- In Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com, mike brown <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>
> Nah, haiku stinks. 
>    
>   There was a young fox (who rocks)
>   Who invited an old dharma bear to box
>   But the bear was quicker
>   So no need to bicker
>   Because we two have opened our lock(s).
>    
>   
> 
> Bill Smart <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
>           That's true. Poetry uses words and text, but does not 
necessarily 
> depend on rationality. How about a haiku?
> 
> Young fox pokes old bear,
> Bear smiles, revealing long fangs,
> Fur flies, brown and red.
> 
> ...Bill!
> 
> --- In Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com, mike brown <uerusuboyo@> wrote:
> >
> > You could try and write a poem. You could start with, "There was 
an 
> old man called Bill who.." etc etc.
> > 
> > Bill Smart <BillSmart@> wrote: 
> Donald Hwong,
> > 
> > You're right, of course, and I wrestle with this each time I sit 
> down 
> > to write a post - how can I best express my buddha nature in this 
> > medium?
> > 
> > The problem is that this forum is a words-based forum, and zen is 
> not 
> > best communicated via words. Worse than that it's a text-base 
> forum. 
> > The fact is that if you want to communcate via this forum you 
must 
> use 
> > words and text.
> > 
> > So, I could, as you suggest, just 'sit down and shut up', and 
that 
> > would indeed be a great way for me to express my buddha nature, 
> but 
> > that doesn't allow any communication via this forum.
> > 
> > It's certainly a challenge, and a fun one!
> > 
> > ...Bill!
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > 
> > ---------------------------------
> > Sent from Yahoo! &#45; a smarter inbox.
> >
> 
> 
> 
>                          
> 
>        
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>




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