Tag Archives: Being

The enlightenment of flies

“Where there are humans, You’ll find flies, And Buddhas.” – Kobayashi Issa We were outside eating Sunday at one of my favorite restaurants. Honestly, it is my favorite eatery because they have Left Hand Brewing Milk Stout on draft. If all they served … Continue reading

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The Zen of Being and Doing

  “To Do Is To Be” – Nietzsche “To Be Is To Do” – Kant “Do Be Do Be Do” – Sinatra “Yabba dabba doo” – Flintstone  

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After the song

To look at me you probably wouldn’t guess that I am a Prince fan. I would bet on appearances alone you would peg me for a country music fan, probably listening to Toby Keith or Alan Jackson. But no, this … Continue reading

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Having More or Simply Being

“We humans are more concerned with having than with being.”- Professor Norman (character in the movie Lucy) Stuff. Americans like stuff. We like new stuff, we like shiny stuff. We like old stuff, we like expensive stuff. We like stuff our … Continue reading

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