Recently, one of my clients shared a story about his morning that was very revealing of a dynamic I see far too often in practice. Â He was heading to work late because of a doctorâ€™s appointment, and freeway traffic was considerably lighter than during his typical rush hour commute. Â He made it to work in […]
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What is this life of mine? Rambling on, I entrust myself to fate. Sometimes laughter, sometimes tears. Neither a layman nor a monk. An early spring rain drizzles on and on. But the plum blossoms have yet to brighten things up. All morning I sit by the hearth, No one to talk to. I search […]
The gaudy beauty of this world has no attraction for me My closest friends are mountains and rivers, Clouds swallow up my shadow as I walk along, When I sit on cliffs, birds soar overhead. Wearing snow straw sandals, I visit cold villages. Go as deep as you can into life, And you will be […]
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