Meditation transforms roughest San Francisco schools - “This practice [of mindfulness]...deserves serious attention from parents and policymakers. An impressive array of studies shows that integrating meditation into a school's daily routine can markedly improve the lives of students.” (via SFGate)
The Zen of Fools(via Dangerous Harvests). A Zen reflection on playing (or perhaps really being) the fool.
Check outKoan Life, a new “zen, art, life” blog from Gaundry Sensei at the London Zen Centre. Writes Gaundry Sensei, “koanlife is a blog about the actual experience of stepping into a koan, creating art and living life. it’s not about teaching or explaining zen and koans, or anything really. it’s more an exploration of that magical place where zen, art and life meet.”