- Dharma Connect: Improvise Your Life - Herbie Hancock on Jazz and Buddhism (via the Interdependence Project)
- Meditation transforms roughest San Francisco schools - “This practice [of mindfulness]...deserves serious attention from parents and policymakers. An impressive array of studies shows that integrating meditation into a school's daily routine can markedly improve the lives of students.” (via SFGate)
- The Zen of Fools (via Dangerous Harvests). A Zen reflection on playing (or perhaps really being) the fool.
- Check out Koan Life, a new “zen, art, life” blog from Gaundry Sensei at the London Zen Centre. Writes Gaundry Sensei, “koanlife is a blog about the actual experience of stepping into a koan, creating art and living life. it’s not about teaching or explaining zen and koans, or anything really. it’s more an exploration of that magical place where zen, art and life meet.”
The Wisdom Blog: Classic & Contemporary Buddhism
In Other News...improvise your life & more
by Kestrel Slocombe
January 14, 2014