A personal blog by a graying (mostly Anglo with light African-American roots) gay leftist leaning liberal progressive fit married college-educated former Baha'i NPR-listening Professor Emeritus now following the Dharma from California to Minas Gerais, Brasil.
Friday, April 22, 2016
Via Daily Dharma / April 22, 2016:
Zen poem, as I see it, functions much like the koan—it is just a point
of departure. The reader is eliminated, the ego drops, and what’s left
is just the farmer pointing the way with a radish.