The “Zen-ish” Lessons of Life

One of my favorite television shows is a little-watched gem from 2007 called, quite simply, Life. I originally started watching because it starred Damian Lewis (whom I enjoyed in Band of Brothers) but soon I got hooked on the show itself. On the surface, the show was an entertaining police procedural with a Zen Buddhist twist. What the show actually was about is how to deal with the curve balls life throws. As a psychologist, I…