Etchings in the Sand…

Thoughts and Photos from the Desert…

The Crooked Path…

“How do you go straight ahead

on a narrow mountain path which

has 93 curves?”


– ancient Zen Koan


One response to “The Crooked Path…

  1. joefelso September 2, 2007 at 8:58 am

    All the curves add up to straight. Emerson once said the tacks of a sailboat look only look crooked up close. If we could get higher, we’d see that all the turns occur along a straight line. That’s my answer, anyway.

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