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November 19, 2009


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I grapple sometimes; are words the pointer or is desire the pointer?
The "But...", fits though, for sure.

"Words are but a pointer..."

is the often used excuse to ignore the study of Buddhist texts.

But if one does not even bother to check the direction indicated by the pointer one is merely fumbling around.

Course correction is not a crime/sin/error/reflection of bad practice. It is a necessity.

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