Times of Great Difficulty

KOAN:

Someone asked, “When times of great difficulty visit us, how should we meet them?”
The teacher said, “Welcome.”

Text August 25, 2020

Hosting the Life You Have

John Tarrant

Rilke said, “Life is always right.” Whatever I think about that saying, this is the life I have, and I can’t have another life. And really, fundamentally I don’t want another one, because this one is so rich and compelling, no matter what’s going down right now.

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