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Stream of Consciousness

Well, it’s been a while since I posted anything – more like a few haiku a year now, rather than a haiku a day. Anyway, here is my first spring haiku for this year. Returning warblers, Sing like there’s no … Continue reading

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Meditation

Searching for something, A spider walks in circles – Then hangs in stillness.

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08.02.15 Sesshin

Breathing together, Waves lapping at the shore – Seep into the sand.

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Inter-being:

A zafu is a Zen meditation cushion used for zazen (sitting meditation). This haiku is quite esoteric, illustrating the Zen understanding of emptiness and reality…….if it makes you curious, try reading some Shunryu Suzuki or maybe Brad Warner.   Zafu … Continue reading

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Stillness and fruition:

Fluffy willow seeds, Floating in all directions – Strawberries ripen.

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Inner calm:

A river in flood, Churned up water at the weir – A swan floats calmly.  

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Meditation:

A spider abseils, On an invisible thread – All thoughts suspended.  

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Meditation:

Fluffy willow seeds, Hypnotise as they drift by – Settling on the lake.

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Floating:

10/04/13 The joy of linked turns, Feel at one with the mountain – Floating on white sky.

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Meditation.

Swirling flocks of Knot, Changing shape, then vanishing –  Into the white sky.

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