An unexpected book arrived in the mail the other day. A gift from my friend’s at Wisdom Publications. Zen Master Raven: The Teachings of a Wise Old Bird. by Zen Master human form, Robert Aitken. Here the koans are told by and to animals of the forest: raven, porcupine, owl, woodpecker, badger, black bear, and […]
Monday, 12 September 2011 has been designated “Mindfulness Day” by Wisdom Publications. For more information click here.
While everyday should be a mindfulness day, it is great to see the growing recognition of mindfulness in the public consciousness.
If you are not familiar with Wisdom Publications, they are a small non-profit publisher located in Boston dedicated to publishing books on mindfulness and Buddhism. In fact, they published my first book, Wild Chickens and Petty Tyrants: 108 Metaphors for Mindfulness. To learn more about Wisdom, visit their website and their blog, Go Beyond Words.