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In Praise of Ordinariness
So here we are, just doing the daily business, whether it's called a work day, a retreat, a sabbatical, a goof-off day, or a super-intense practice day. We do what we do, the doing happens by itself, and then we name it, or claim it, perhaps weighting it with a certain value or perhaps not -- perhaps remembering equanimity in success or failure, in praise or blame, or perhaps not, perhaps remembering radical self-acceptance, or perhaps not.
Perhaps the question arises about how to live a non-dual life (Don't you just LOVE the mind!?) And then perhaps remembering the ancient Chinese wisdom:
Don't keep searching for the truth, just let go of your opinions.