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The African Safari Experience

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After some months I started working there, I was assigned as a tour conductor of an African Photographic Safari, and I was so thrilled, just imagine this; Your boss calls you into his office to tell you that … “You’re going to Africa”. “Get your passport ready because we have to get your visas”. This was going to be a fantastic experience!

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Starting to move around

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Some 30 years ago, I moved to Ensenada in Baja, a very nice place, one of the many good things about this beautiful place is that is less than an hours drive through awesome scenery, to San Diego, a fine city in Southern California. One of the many times we drove to San Diego, I went to a library and found some books of Eknath Easwaran, a Hindu teacher who establish himself in the mountains of northern California, he gave talks on one-pointedness and meditation. I had so much time to read, that I immerse myself in the books and started to “try to meditate”.

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My First blog post

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This will be my first post and my blog is going to be about why I became a follower of Zen. That is why I have named my blog Zen Writes and later on you will understand the “why” of my Zen writings as I call them.

I was born right after the second world war and I was lucky that I got the family I got, a brilliant father, a lovely and kind mom and two beautiful sisters, that’s it, no more about the family. I mention this because, in a latin American country, small families are not a common standard.

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