riding the wind…

The ideal is…
a state, not of withdrawal,
but of heightened perceptiveness and responsiveness…
My mind concentrated and my body relaxed, bones and flesh fused completely,
I drifted with the wind East or West, like a leaf from a tree or a dry husk,
and never knew whether it was the wind that rode me or I that rode the wind.

– The Book of Lieh-Tzu –

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2 Responses to “riding the wind…”

  1. NormalDeviations February 25, 2013 at 10:45 am #

    Does the means really matter rather than the result? Or, really, the destination…

    • secretthots February 25, 2013 at 11:26 am #

      I prefer to think that I am process driven and product oriented…

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