An Accident

An Accident Can you imagine the possibilities? All the variant forces of nature converging on a single point— This point — in location, time, and space to enable the simultaneous falling of two coconuts from the same tree, precisely at the same moment, striking the same earth with a single ‘thump’ before rolling together? Now …

Epitaph

Epitaph Son to my parents Brother to older sibling Student to wisdom Husband to wife Father to daughter Beloved to some Enemy to none Loner to people Human to earth Dreamer to stars Life to death Dust to existence

About Last Night

About Last Night I enjoyed our time last night, the meal, the music, the shared intimacy, the kissing, the touching, the holding of your body. The way we lavished each other, before briefly falling asleep together

Magic

Magic I love the feeling when magic is inseparable from life. All the elements are in play. The ocean pulling silently upon sand. The moon, though there, is invisible. A wading bull seal watches his mate posing statuesquely, upon dry shore. We watch each other through a fog penetrable only by interception of blue, brown …

Being In Love

Being In Love ...When you are highly sensitized to love, when you vibrate deeply, sexually, bodily,   ...the being is enlarged, its capacity highly increased. —Anaïs Nin I miss being in love, that sacred Logos between a woman and a man, a goddess and a god, between two souls unmasked. I miss the smile on …

ThanksGiving

ThanksGiving To give thanks in solitude is enough. Thanksgiving has wings and goes where it must go. Your prayer knows much more about it than you do. -Victor Marie Hugo (February 26, 1802 – May 22, 1885) No one is immune to poverty. War, weather, the economic or political arena can change the faces of …

Everywhere

Everywhere I could be bounded in a nutshell and count myself a king of infinite space. —William Shakespeare So I start again, as if for the first time to build my life from scratch. Without guide or map, except for a voice that speaks only in whispers with no distinction of wrong or right. Cast …

Transformation Publications

If you begin to understand what you are without trying to change it, then what you are undergoes a transformation. —Jiddu Krishnamurti

Wise Poets

When power leads man toward arrogance, poetry reminds him of his limitations. When power narrows the area of man's concern, poetry reminds him of the richness and diversity of existence. When power corrupts, poetry cleanses... We must never forget that art is not a form of propaganda; it is a form of truth. — John F. Kennedy

The Poetry of Clouds

...If one looks long enough at almost anything, looks with absolute attention at a flower, a stone, the bark of a tree, grass, snow, a cloud, something like revelation takes place. — May Sarton

For The Love Of Wisdom

The truest philosophy, is not to long for anything in particular, but to accept everything as it comes, and find out the reason of it coming. — Marie Corelli

The Writings Of Tao Writer

The most we can do is to write — intelligently, creatively, evocatively — about what it is like living in the world at this time. — Oliver Sacks