Examine without preconceived notions — shoshin.Remain unwavering in the face of passions and delusion — fudoshin.Engage free of ego — mushin.Act in the moment to restore this mind — aikido.
Your exit is up ahead. The car in front of you is moving just a little too slowly. No problem—there’s plenty of time to pass… You do everything correctly—blinker, check mirrors, check blind spot, switch lanes, and accelerate—but then the inexplicable happens: the driver of the other car takes note of you and begins to… Continue reading Keep Your Center!
Everybody begins with a clean slate—zero points. Over time, you will have the opportunity to earn points through tests, quizzes, explaining questions at the board, doing extra-credit work, and so forth. There will be no shortage of points, and anyone who wants to do more work will have the opportunity. When the semester ends, we… Continue reading Fudoshin: Immovable Mind