Zen and the Importance of Hobbies

When gardening, I think only about that one thing and nothing else.

The photograph was taken by the author

I read “Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance” when I was young. This 1974 narration of a man searching for meaning during a summer motorcycle trip with his son greatly impacted me. Zen is “a state of calm attentiveness in which one’s actions are guided by intuition rather than conscious

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David Mokotoff

David Mokotoff

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David Mokotoff is a retired MD. Passionate about writing, reading, fishing, and food, https://tinyurl.com/y7bjoqkd