Feeds:
Posts
Comments

Archive for the ‘Poetry’ Category



everything that enters the present moment is impermanent, including suffering. come into this moment with me and watch suffering lose its power. watch it dissolve simply, in the water of your life. can you show me anything that does not pass through the present? i do not see it.


Advertisements

Read Full Post »



when i suffer, i have the opportunity to learn about suffering. to see exactly in what way it is passing through the present moment. and if i can notice how i am also something passing through (the same moment), i think we can be companions instead of adversaries. learning. what?




Read Full Post »



it has taken me 50 years to that point when one admits to writing poetry


Read Full Post »



when i write a poem i’m hoping to carry the reader through to a silence they’ve never heard before


Read Full Post »


poetry is like taking notes in someone else’s handwriting



Read Full Post »


i write poetry to see what life is like in poems



Read Full Post »



to speak is to trust that someone will not kill you with what you say



Read Full Post »

Older Posts »