When I read threads on the fora (not just this one), most of the time it's like
For the emoticonists (=anti-emoticon people) among us, most of the time I don't understand the import or the purpose, or I chuckle like at the Humour threads, or sympathise with the folks who are going through a hard time, or feel grateful for the info & the tips, or bow before wonderful teachings or bodhisattvas who share them or occasionally the mind goes still from the pertinent pointer. But most of the time, I don't post, just because I don't feel it's going to be useful. Sometimes I wish there were more practice threads and I keep meaning to start a few especially in the Zen sections, but so far just posted one and later realised there had already been one almost identical posted before...
How is it for you? Before somebody points out that this is a meta-discussion thread and I am breaking the ToS
I think a discussion of how we use
the forum, is different from discussing the forum itself and is conducive to good practice. But discussing this would be meta-discussion
so please share how you experience the forum and perhaps even how that fits into your day and practice.