Taoism

The Living Tao – Poem 19

Poem 19 Destroy the men of wisdom Stop teachers in their tracks Let the people go to their homes Without the fear of right and wrong They know what they must do They do what they know They want their bellies filled They want their children covered at night Banish the profiteers Abolish the need […]

Hanshi Warrior Press Books for the Holidays

Sales ARE brisk. Get your orders in now in time for holiday delivery.The holidays will be here before you realize it. I usually run out of stock by the second week of December so act now in time for Christmas – Hanukah – Kwanzaa – Festivus Autographed copies here http://www.hanshi.com/books Available at Amazon and Kindle […]

April Birthday Book Special

Author Meet & Greet

Hanshi Stephen F. Kaufman is a world renown Grandmaster martial artist and is best-selling author of Miyamoto Musashi’s Book of Five Rings and Sun Tzu’s Art of War, as well as The Living Tao, The Shogun’s Scroll, The Sword in the Boardroom, Cherry Blossoms for Children, Practicing Self-Revealization Acceptance, and many other books. For more […]

Hanshi Warrior Press Books

Sample Reading from the Living Tao

Some time back, Peggy Thompson, photographer extraordinaire, did a short visual presentation on my  Living Tao book. Here it is again for your enjoyment. For more info on The Living Tao and to purchase book, visit http://the-living-tao.weebly.com For more info on the author and full list of books, visit http://www.hanshi.com

Newly Revised Living Tao Book

The Living Tao – Meditations on the Tao Te Ching to Empower Your Life Introducing the newly revised edition of my book, The Living Tao, with new book cover. The Living Tao presents eighty-one original poems followed by the author’s commentary relating each to the physical, mental, and spiritual aspects of life, based on the […]

Act Without Action

Poem 64 Hold a sparrow in your hand before it becomes tame Nurture your garden before the weeds run amok Taste fresh berries before they are picked Act without action and the future can be foreseen   Foreseeing the future you can know the result of labors You can know the care to give to […]

The Living Tao – Poem 66

A man lives his life as he sees fit. If he is unhappy, then he changes his mind. Unless he is a fool, he accepts things without understanding the ability to change circumstance. Standing ahead of his children he sees himself as his own son. And, being his own son, he is able to ask […]

The Strong and Mighty May Topple …

Nature’s Flow

 

All Gives Way to Persistence