Free From Ego?
On a farm commune some years ago a friend was looking at a forest and said, “behold, the ego-less.” This inspired me, but I didn’t really understand. I had read D. T. Suzuki, Alan Watts, and others. They spoke of a Zen mind, of giving up one’s self, of being “ego-less.” What did that really mean? How could I be free of ego aside from being free from my own self – to stop being me. If you’re not you, who are you? Continue reading “Spiritual, or Mental?”