Beginner’s Mind

This is the first of a three-piece series. Beginner’s mind, samsara and death. A beginners mind is “having an attitude of openness, eagerness, and lack of preconceptions when studying a subject, even when studying at an advanced level, just as a beginner in that subject would. Suzuki Roshi famously said, “In the beginner’s mind there…

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Tribute to Regina: My artist neighbor died and when her husband relocated, he left me a piece of her painted silk and said “use it in your felt.” This is a tribute to her (Regina) and her painted silk is the patch of flowers just below the face.

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