What I want?

//What I want?

What I want?

It’s a quiet night now after the busy day. I see I’m anticipating more of that dailyness in the week ahead.
Is that what I want?
As Joyce said, « I’m like a blind man walking in the street. I trip on something and when I bend down to pick it up, I discover it’s exactly what I wanted. »
Or as one of the bodhisattvas says to Vimalakirti: « To yearn for nirvana and not delight in the world constitutes a dualism. But if one does not yearn for nirvana and does not loathe the world, there will be no dualism. Why? If there is binding, there will be unbinding. But if there is no binding to begin with, who will seek to be unbound? »

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Enseignante Zen et poète, Sensei Amy “Tu es cela” Hollowell est née et a grandi à Minneapolis, aux Etats-Unis. Arrivée en France en 1981 pour étudier la littérature et l’histoire, elle y est restée, s’installant à Paris, où elle élève ses deux enfants et gagne sa vie en tant que journaliste. The Zen teacher and poet Amy “Tu es cela” Hollowell Sensei was born and raised in Minneapolis, but came to France in 1981 to study literature and history and has lived in Paris ever since, raising her two children and making a living as a journalist.

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