Mirror of Zen Blog

Category: Emerson’s Enlightenments


So, when people rant about the “polarization” of our political and social worlds, it is not a something “out there” that is disunited, that lives in polar-antinomy one group from

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The Eternal ONE

Inspired by Addison Hodges Hart. Grateful to read this recent essay: https://open.substack.com/pub/addisonhodgeshart/p/god-religion-and-the-zen-of-emerson?r=7jabv&utm_campaign=post&utm_medium=web

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Happy Birthday

Thanks to the curmudgeonly principled Tolstoy-like American theologian in the wilds of Norway, Addison Hodges Hart, for bringing this date to my attention. It is so wonderful to learn of

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Expecting Nothing

I am thankful for small mercies. I compared notes with one of my friends who expects everything of the universe and is disappointed when anything is less than the best,

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