"Come on, Caren, once we get started, people will join in."
Within moments, there was a string of zen students streaming down the back stairs, carrying all of my worldly possessions. Special thanks to Issho, a guest priest from Japan, who jumped right on it the moment he saw Romi and I carrying bags. Special shout-outs also to Chris, Heather, and Juan who joined me all the way across the bay and continued that string of zen students UP to my new place. Also, many thanks to Myoki and her hubby, Tania, Jay, Rose, David, and Steven! And Cristina, a former ZC resident, who met us at my new place - just in time to join us for a burger at Barney's! Words really can't express my gratitude. Here's the note I left in the hallway:
And here's me in my new place: