thrive is the zen art of living in motion/meditation in action

thrive is . . . paying attention to all the human needs we have on a daily basis . . . the zenity of all the seemingly small and automatic processes and systems of the miraculous human being . . . allowing order into daily life so we can see divine presence in all livingContinue reading “thrive is the zen art of living in motion/meditation in action”

Living with Zen Values

Living consciously with Zen in your life is very much about living moment-to-moment in awareness and simply being true to your own nature. This way of Zen enriches your life and helps you discover your full potential: and as you live this way, your life becomes deeper and fuller. Here are three simple steps alongContinue reading “Living with Zen Values”

Friday Tea-time . . . the zen tea destressing art – “learning silence” | A Zen Story [Koan]

Friday tea time again this week, and time to take time out for our de-stressing tea-way ritual. Today I’m continuing the focus on guidance for your contemplation and the zen tea way . . .  I found this short animated zen story on the tale of the 4 students learning to be silent for 7Continue reading “Friday Tea-time . . . the zen tea destressing art – “learning silence” | A Zen Story [Koan]”

zen of Nonsense : or Order and Seeming Sense | Ancient Steps to Mystery

It’s only human beings and their need for orderly minds that would have the audacity to assume that the Universe can be ordered and structured. Maybe, maybe not – there is no seeming “sense” in the chaos-order-cycle of Divine Consciousness played out in our Cosmos, and of course by the Mother of Existence – nature.Continue reading “zen of Nonsense : or Order and Seeming Sense | Ancient Steps to Mystery”

Wednesday Wisdoms | Voice of Men | wisdoms . . . for our growth: Gandhi

  Gandhi’s wisdom and strength: I left the Wednesday slot on the Blog free purposefully, intuitively wanting to know what would “flow in”. Wisdom is what seems to want to flow . . . but maybe not every Wednesday, so maybe there’ll be a blog or post of some kind, and maybe not. As longContinue reading “Wednesday Wisdoms | Voice of Men | wisdoms . . . for our growth: Gandhi”

Tuesday Teachings – thrive | Practice : The 5 Wisdoms of Preparation #1

When you think of “Thrive”, think of the seemingly small things that happened as you were birthed into this life: first you had to breathe, then you needed washing and the protection of warmth, then nurturing, fluids and sleep . . . and very, very importantly your little bodymind started moving for your survival andContinue reading “Tuesday Teachings – thrive | Practice : The 5 Wisdoms of Preparation #1”

Monday Motivations | creative chaos a-la zen.vegan.thrive : Celebrating 100 consecutive daily posts!

  Today for Monday Motivation: Celebrating 100 days of daily posts on the Blog since we started Autumn of 2019!   AUM – what a joy!!   .   My Motivation:     Lau Tzu: “Simplicity, Patience, Compassion : these are your 3 jewels and with them you will go a long way . .Continue reading “Monday Motivations | creative chaos a-la zen.vegan.thrive : Celebrating 100 consecutive daily posts!”

Sunday Spirituality | . . one line zen poem: be happy . . Voice of Suzen

  ~    : be happy : how? : breathe : smile :   . . . suzen .     [CREDIT: Photo of Woman Near a Wall by Hannah Nelson from Pexels ]   . Sign up for news and updates .

“The Most Boring Edition Ever” Zen Vegan Thrive Weekly | SuZen Editorial: Edition Saturday 28th December 2019

Un-welcome to this week’s newspaper! I can only write: ” . . . today’s is the most boring edition yet” and I remind myself of Pablo Neruda’s famous poem “Tonight I can write the saddest lines . . . ” When I attempted throughout the week to trawl through prospective content to the paper publishingContinue reading ““The Most Boring Edition Ever” Zen Vegan Thrive Weekly | SuZen Editorial: Edition Saturday 28th December 2019″

Friday Tea-time . . . the zen tea destressing art – “working hard” | A Zen Story [Koan]

Friday tea time again this week, and time to take time out for our de-stressing tea-way ritual. Today I’m continuing the focus on guidance for your contemplation and the zen tea way . . .  I found this short animated zen story on the tale of the eager student and his martial arts Master, aContinue reading “Friday Tea-time . . . the zen tea destressing art – “working hard” | A Zen Story [Koan]”