My breath is quiet, my heart shines

your plans got stacked up like empty plates there are no dishes in this house we were waiting for you to make something last worthwhile — such a funny word in a world where nothing lasts so let’s be joyful I can hear a bird singing and its cry dissolves in the wind as it […]

Everything Must Go

My nieces are in town for the weekend.  I enjoy their energy and presence very much.  Interestingly enough, I am always happy to see them come, and always happy to see them go!  Some of this may be because in between, the “liking very much,” becomes “liking well enough.”  Our experience changes with our mind, […]

Now never sleeps

it is like I am asleep. Which part of me has gone to sleep? Which part of me remains? What can sleep, sleeps. What is awake is awake. Who is not both sleeping and awake? I am cycling back and forth between sleeping and awake. For one long open space I rest. It is like […]