The definition of Zen is to be "ordinary." What? You want to win, and winning is not ordinary To Zen, winning is ordinary Losing is also ordinary. How is this so? Again, there are many ways to practice the art of Zen. Meditation (zazen, tai chi, and yoga0, riddles (koans), ceremonies (tea ceremony), art (Zen in the Art of...), and martial arts (warrior intuition). In order to become ordinary, mustn't one first become extraordinary? This is the inner warrior sage spirit. A child is fascinated by the archer of dart thrower who consecutively delivers their missles to the bull's-eye. Even as adults we observe seeingly impossible tasks with awe. We feel inspired or inferior. We feel inspired or inferior. Is there Zen in it?