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juin 2019

Heart of Life / Coeur de la vie: Day / Jour V

By | juin 28th, 2019|Categories: La pratique Zen, Retraites au coeur de la vie|

Finally back at my desk with time to write. Sorry for the late posting, and the stand-by text below. Maybe some of you weren't even aware of that text? We just never know what [...]

Heart of Life / Coeur de la vie: Day / Jour IV

By | juin 27th, 2019|Categories: La pratique Zen, Retraites au coeur de la vie|

After meditation in the garden again this morning, sit down at my desk and decide to throw open my windows, letting the lovely cool of early day - and the bubbling flow of life "outside" [...]

Heart of Life / Coeur de la vie: Day / Jour III

By | juin 26th, 2019|Categories: La pratique Zen, Retraites au coeur de la vie|

Meditation this morning in our garden in Montreuil. Sitting in a red metal chair facing explosive flourishing of what we call "nature" - innumerable flowers in bloom whose names I don't know, lush grasses, [...]

Heart of Life / Coeur de la vie: Day / Jour II

By | juin 25th, 2019|Categories: La pratique Zen, Retraites au coeur de la vie|

Everything is in its place. I had hoped to post something here much earlier today. But after sitting I was then busy all morning speaking with students via Skype. Which meant that I had [...]

Heart of Life / Coeur de la vie: Day / Jour I

By | juin 24th, 2019|Categories: La pratique Zen, Retraites au coeur de la vie|

Already deep into afternoon here in Montreuil, and, amid a heat wave, I'm wishing everyone a fine day. Had a night of restless and little sleep, troubled by the thick heat throughout the night [...]

novembre 2018

Heart of Life/Coeur de la vie: The Day After/Le jour d’après

By | novembre 17th, 2018|Categories: La pratique Zen, Retraites au coeur de la vie|

Evening has fallen almost unnoticed. I was surfing the web, as we say, catching up on the news of the day. Not much of note to report on that front. Earlier, we gently wrapped [...]

Heart of Life/Coeur de la vie: Day/Jour III

By | novembre 14th, 2018|Categories: La pratique Zen, Retraites au coeur de la vie|

It's Day III of our retreat. Heartfelt thanks to those who have posted experiences and reflections. We are nearly 70 participants in this retreat (the most ever!), and we're all grateful for your words. [...]

Heart of Life/Coeur de la vie: Day/Jour II

By | novembre 13th, 2018|Categories: La pratique Zen, Retraites au coeur de la vie|

Another busy morning here in Montreuil, where today there is sun instead of rain. My nose is running. I've already had two cups of black tea. A friend is coming soon for lunch and [...]

Heart of Life/Coeur de la vie: Day/Jour I

By | novembre 12th, 2018|Categories: La pratique Zen, Retraites au coeur de la vie|

Here in Montreuil, my morning on this first day of our retreat has been busy. After a short meditation session, I've been managing late registrations for the retreat in between breakfast, the usual morning routine, [...]

octobre 2018

Un bouquet d’écriture et méditation

By | octobre 8th, 2018|Categories: Retraites au coeur de la vie, Textes|

De retour à Montreuil après une merveilleuse semaine d'écriture et médiation dans le Limousin, au centre Dechen Choling. Toujours un immense plaisir de partager cette aventure avec d'autres personnes qui souhaitent plonger dans l'inconnu [...]

juin 2018