Dear 12 & Zen Followers,
#1] Here is the Step and Koan we’ll be working with.
Step 12: Having had a spiritual awakening as the result of these steps, we tried to carry this message to alcoholics, and practice these principles in all our affairs.
how does he live, I wonder?
Matsuo Bashō, d. November 28, 1694, Osaka, Japan
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#2] This month’s koan (and later commentary) will be my final posting.
I turn 80 later this month. There are no medical issues that I know of, hiked 7.1 miles in the park today; but still, I’m slowing down on several fronts. More later in a few weeks in the commentary.