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17690Re: It's Time Again for Meditation and Weapons of Destruction

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  • medit8ionsociety
    Jun 19, 2011
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      I had said in this post that there no longer was
      a search function on this forum, but I just found
      it. It is in the Messages section, on the top of the
      page, and it works just fine! I'm now LNA (laughing
      not aloud) about my compu-clumsiness. Oh well!

      --- In meditationsocietyofamerica@yahoogroups.com, medit8ionsociety <no_reply@...> wrote:
      > "walto" <calhorn@> wrote:
      > >
      > >> --- In meditationsocietyofamerica@yahoogroups.com, medit8ionsociety <no_reply@> wrote:
      > > >
      > >
      > > Hi, Bob.
      > >
      > > Cool collection. Do take there to be a connection between knives and meditation, or do you think it's just a coincidence that you happen to be interested in both.
      > >
      > > Thanks.
      > >
      > > W
      > >
      > Yo W,
      > The "collection" is of knives that I've made, and the
      > connection is that the act of their creation is a
      > meditative time for me. Maybe it's like what a "runners
      > high" or a Zen tea ceremony, etc. is all about. For me
      > it's an experience of seemingly perfect focus (necessary
      > or else I'll lose a body part), and just something my
      > hands and eyes and some machines do....and the knives appear.
      > Several times in the past I have posted on this forum
      > about what I experienced making the knives using the
      > title "Zen and the Art of Knifemaking", but there doesn't
      > seem to be a search function for this forum anymore.
      > So for now, I'll just say that when I wake up in the morning
      > and notice I've put on the Bob Rose mask, it seems
      > that man's oldest tool and "me" have some kind of affinity,
      > that comes with the ability to actually make knives. And,
      > I get a real "high" while doing it, and some amazement at
      > what they are when I'm done. I think it's kind of ironic
      > and funny that I've spent 30+ years being an RN
      > and 47+ meditating, and now make deadly weapons.
      > But since I like ironic and funny things, I think
      > I'll keep doing it.
      > Peace and blessings,
      > Bob
      > the ability to
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