Table of contents for Miniatures of a Zen master / Robert Aitken ; with an introduction by Nelson Foster.

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Introduction									0000
Miniatures										
Book I
Guidelines									0000
Light										0000
The Old Nick								0000
The Virtue of Distraction						0000
Intimacy 									0000
The Tangled Web							0000
Buddha¿s Birthday							0000
Therapy 									0000
Lucky					0000
Vows									0000
Dokusan									0000
Test Yourself 								0000
The Timeless 								0000
Liking Yourself								0000
Doubt 									0000
Killing Time 								0000
Nobility									0000
Ground Your Practice							0000
Do Not Kill								0000
Getting to ¿One¿ 							0000
The Pin Holes								0000
When the Thrush Chants						0000
Teaching Yourself							0000
It Is to Laugh								0000
The Domain of Integrity						0000
The Perfection of Character 					0000
As You Are								0000
Long-Lost Home							0000
Sharing the Nature of the Buddha 				0000
The Ultimate Fear							0000
The Bête Noir								0000
Tending the Ox								0000
Step by Step								0000
Fanaticized Sex								0000
Yourself as an Instrument						0000
The Heart Sutra								0000
Insecurity									0000
Evil										0000
Faults and Weaknesses						0000
Be Yourself								0000
Essential Emptiness							0000
Not a Means								0000
How¿m I Doing?							0000
The Sacred Draft							0000
As If										0000
The Lesser Vehicle							0000
Get Serious								0000
The Meaning of Jukai							0000
Falling Asleep								0000
The Music of the Spheres						0000
Book II
Practice Is a Matter of Choice					0000
Seeing and Hearing							0000 The Shorter Kannon Sutra						0000
Six Essentials								0000
Me to You									0000
The Impact of Truth							0000
 The D?j?									0000
 Iida T?in									0000
Enticement to Live 							0000
Thomas Traherne (1636-1674)					0000
Relevance of the Metaphor						0000
Petulance									0000
Jukai East and West							0000
Infantilizing								0000
Guanyin									0000
The Dharma								0000
Transition									0000
What We Are About							0000
The Lei									0000
T¿warn¿t Me								0000
Schiller¿s Creator							0000
Yakuseki									0000
Mealtime Terminology						0000
The Raft Is the Shore							0000
The Mountains and Rivers Sesshin				0000
Vacancy!									0000
Enduring Words								0000
Bishop Ditch								0000
Folk Stories of Zen							0000
Useful Fertilizer								0000
The Buddhist-Christian Dialog					0000
The Vimalakirti Sutra							0000
Zen Study									0000
The Buddha Dharma							0000
The Beginning of Practice						0000
The Anarchist								0000
The Exacting Master							0000
All Beings Are Sick							0000
Improvised Practice							0000
¿Beginner¿s Mind¿							0000
Wordsworth and Thoreau						0000
Zen in the Atmosphere						0000
The Rich Ambiguity							0000
Hush Hush									0000
Maezumi R?shi								0000
The Rite of Passage							0000
The Old Teacher							0000
Women in Zen		 						0000
Itadakimas									0000
Upright Livelihood							0000
Zen and Psychology							0000
The Snow Man								0000
Upright Speech								0000
Coping with One¿s Mistakes					0000
The Great Master							0000
Not Conventional							0000
Ailments of Old Age							0000
Buddhist Terms								0000
A World Religion							0000
Important Work								0000
Yaza 										0000
Maky?									0000
Study Practice								0000
No Almighty God							0000
Simone Weil								0000
Testing the R?shi¿s Supposition					0000
The Pagoda of Maitreya						0000
My Damned Mother							0000
What Happens after Death?						0000
The Attitude toward Dr. Suzuki					0000
Zazen for the Mentally Unstable					0000
Put God on the Shelf							0000
Shin-jin Datsu Raku							0000
Practice for Beginners							0000
In Charge of Nature							0000
Whitman and D?gen							0000
Beliefs									0000
The Disadvantage of Being an Old Timer			0000
Dangerous Work							0000
The Way of Yao								0000
No Zazen for Children						0000
A Loaded Word								0000
Dumbing Down								0000
 Déjà Vu 									0000
Be Decent									0000
First Reasons								0000
This Very Body								0000
Enlightenment								0000
Awareness of Time							0000
Circumambulation							0000
The Jewels									0000
More from Traherne							0000
Book III
The Myth of Sisyphus							0000
The Middle Initial							0000
Danger Man								0000
The Wise of the Past							0000
Bending the Legs							0000
Deal with the Desk							0000
Belittling									0000
Gratitude									0000
Mel the Barber								0000
Love Never Faileth							0000
The Drunk									0000
Love										0000
Prevalence of Gays							0000
The Midway Rail							0000
The Naming of Children						0000
The Illegal Annexation						0000
Son-of-a-Famous-Man Syndrome				0000
The World of Make Believe					0000
Co-Dependents								0000
The Only Emperor							0000
Baron¿s Gym								0000
Step¿um									0000
The Noble Cause							0000
Sports									0000
Choosing Your Battle							0000
Overhead Wiring 							0000
Suffering									0000
¿All Beings Are Sick¿							0000
What Works for You?							0000
Our Elders									0000
Obedient Objects							0000
Kenneth Rexroth							0000
Remembered in Museums						0000
The Listening Project							0000
Downward			 						0000
Human Beings								0000
The Wisdom of Fathers and Mothers				0000
Parking									0000
Sixty Miles an Hour							0000
Truth Telling								0000
At Waimanalo Pier							0000
Hope in a Metaphor							0000
Wrong as Hell								0000
Book IV
The Mountain Stream							0000
The Palaka Shirt							0000
The Eightfold Path							0000
Held without Charge							0000
The Empty Space							0000
Mea Culpa									0000
Saint Andrew								0000
FDR										0000
The Minomushi								0000
Indulgence of the Boss						0000
Big Families								0000
Bon Dancing								0000
¿Moose Indian¿								0000
Dinosaur Mountain							0000
Tongan Culture	 							0000
Old Age									0000
Here I Come!								0000
Colonel Boogie March						0000
¿Dasa Side¿								0000
A Cue									0000
¿TA DAH!¿								0000
English Standard Schools						0000
Miles Carey								0000
Picture Brides								0000
Old Asian Women							0000
The Journal								0000
Stuck in the Past								0000
The Turnover in Incentive						0000
The Notch									0000
The Green Flash								0000
Finger Bowls								0000
The Gurgling Magpie							0000
My Guide									0000
Secret Sorrow								0000
The Friendly Animals							0000
¿Tongues in Trees¿							0000
The Mejiro								0000
Alison Cunningham							0000
Cinque Ports								0000
Stephen Crane								0000
The Playful Fox								0000
A Turning Point								0000
Sharing the Silence							0000
Uncle Max									0000
The Foreign Groom							0000
 Holocaust Survivors 							0000
 Counting Seconds							0000	
Pleasant Memories							0000
Grandmother¿s Admonitions					0000
Grandfather¿s Corrections						0000
Gina and the Seasoned Moms					0000
Memories of Art Rutledge						0000
Humane Antennae							0000
Reading the Book							0000
The Flow of Eve								0000
Incredibly Naïve								0000
 Musical Koreans							0000
Liquid Sunshine								0000
Darby and Joan								0000
All Things Are under the Law of Change			0000
A Fine Memory								0000
Grandpa Baker¿s Failure						0000
Impressing Mom and Dad						0000
Mother¿s Inability							0000
The Patriot									0000
 Dad¿s Indiscretion							0000	
Mr. Slippery								0000
Trick or Treat								0000
The Human Spirit							0000
Expelled									0000
 The Master								0000
Advertisement								0000
One Cocoanut¿One Bubble Gum				0000
Saimin									0000
Unexpurgated Mother Goose					0000
Dr. Maher									0000
The Puffer Fish and Orgasm					0000
Still Got It									0000
Little People and Elderly People					0000
Seahorses									0000
The Fragrant Emperor							0000
 
Notes										0000	

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Religious life -- Zen Buddhism.