amazing life lessons. Those of you who are regular
(or irregular) readers know that looking for and finding
those lessons is a passion for me. Seems I'm not the only
Just finished reading Jaimal Yogi's book Saltwater Buddha:
A Surfer's Quest to Find Zen on the Sea". It's a good read
for sure. Jaimal chronicles his journey's as he attempts to
run and escape certain aspects of life, learn and live in Zen
retreats, and become a surfer. Becoming a surfer is different
than learning to surf. One is a lifestyle and philosophy, the
other a sportlike pastime.
Saltwater Buddha is the kind of book that contains little
pearls here and there. Lessons from an observer who becomes
a participant. That's always a good thing to do in life, jump
in participate rather than always observe from the sidelines.
What are you watching from the sidelines that you really should