Tag Archives: D.T. Suzuki

Why a Poem?

As for the motivations of others, any answer to this question will be arguable; nonetheless, I offer this list. To “Howl” at the world about its injustices and tragedies To make convincing political statements or arguments A love letter or … Continue reading

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‘Satori’ at Age Eight?

At age seven or eight I had an experience which I ever-more perceive as a satori. “Satori (Chinese kāi wù) may be defined as an intuitive looking into the nature of things in contradistinction to the analytical or logical understanding … Continue reading

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