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.
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Via Daily Dharma / November 1, 2016: Can You Accept Suffering?
had thought the point was to pursue happiness and flee misery, and this
attitude extended to Zen practice. But now I saw a new way of looking
at things. What if the point was to start by accepting suffering?