Anthony; Don't think. Don't agree o disagree and just dance with the flow of life. Get yourself into the practice at once and you'll understand what you can not understand with your buzzy busy mind. Rest, relax and practice and You'll feel, see things under a very different perspective. The perspective of feeling truly alive.
Hope this helps Mayka --- In Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com, Anthony Wu <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > Jody and Mayka, > Â > I sort of disagree with the concluding remark, 'while we are here, we might as well dance.'Â That is as much as saying, 'we might as well get ourselves drunk.' > Â > Jody, this is really a very moving story. Mayka, I see nothing courageous or cheerful here. What we are doing in this world can be called a sad story. No matter how glorious you are at one point, it will come to nothing in the end. > Â > Can zazen help? > Â > Regards, > Anthony > > --- On Tue, 28/10/08, Mayka <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > From: Mayka <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> > Subject: [Zen] Re: thoughtful story > To: Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com > Date: Tuesday, 28 October, 2008, 4:38 PM > > > > > > > --- In [EMAIL PROTECTED] ps.com, "Jody W. Ianuzzi" <jody@> wrote: > > > > Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we are here we might > > aswell dance. > > Good morning Jody!. > > Thanks for your story. I like the best your end conclusion. A > courageous, adventurous, cheerful way to face life. This is the way I > imagine you be in your real life. > > A warm mindful hug to you > Mayka > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > New Email addresses available on Yahoo! > Get the Email name you've always wanted on the new @ymail and @rocketmail. > Hurry before someone else does! > http://mail.promotions.yahoo.com/newdomains/sg/ > ------------------------------------ Current Book Discussion: any Zen book that you recently have read or are reading! Talk about it today!Yahoo! Groups Links <*> To visit your group on the web, go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Zen_Forum/ <*> Your email settings: Individual Email | Traditional <*> To change settings online go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Zen_Forum/join (Yahoo! ID required) <*> To change settings via email: mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] <*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] <*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to: http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/