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Zen & the Art of Concentration...
by Ed Matlack
Friday, September 15, 2006
Rated "G" by the Author.
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Zen is not some kind of excitement but
concentration on our usual everyday routine
Shunryu Suzuki


 


See the world for what it is,


See your drink & the fizz,


See the trees, grass & this,


All has its place, all are His…


 


See the sky, changes each day,


See the fields, growing corn,


See the sun, there each morn,


See all of life, of it we adorn…


 


See your life,


See it without strife,


The key meditation,


Meditation is concentration…


© ed ~ 9/15/06

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Reviewed by SaPAth AnANd
Nice work!Original

Bom Bholenath!
Rosh
Reviewed by Kate Clifford
Everything is in the now :-)
Reviewed by William Bonilla
Excellent piece Ed
I guess Zen is all around us
enjoyed, thanks for sharing

Peace Brother
William
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Oh Eddie stole my words....now I have to put my money where my mouth is!!

Love sTinky
Reviewed by E T Waldron
Well done Sir Ed Dad of Rufuz the prize dog, who I will be sitting next to when you and big brother race. Rufuz and I will be rooting for a tie;-)then we all will Zen together...;-)...sister Eileen
Reviewed by Sherry Heim
You got it, Ed. Zen is the art of concentrating and absorbing into the self.
Take care,
Sherry
Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner
Ed,

A powerful, beautiful prayer, no matter the faith, He's listening...well done!

(((HUGS))) and love, Karla.
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
Meditate Hard, Brother - You're gonna need it to win this race.

PS Mom told me that it was your idea to throw me in that dumpster, not hers!
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