Monthly Archives: December 2012

Green Awakening

Today a friend and I walked the 14 km. (81/2 mile) circuit around the Mountain Arunachala. For those not familiar, Arunachala is a potent abode of deep peace in South India. The Mountain’s  presence attracts people from all walks of … Continue reading

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Underneath Red

Standing under a tree Crimson and pink Leaves reveal their underside. So fine the veins drawn from an Unknown Hand. So Infinite the Mystery.

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Dragonfly Grace

Today was gifted… by the sight of a dragonfly resting on a tree. She clung to the branch displaying her wings of lace. The air grew still and silent with the hush of sudden rain. And everywhere, in the grey … Continue reading

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Lotus Jewel

Around eleven a.m. today I stopped back at the lotus pond, wanting to have a look. I walked down the cement steps and squatted in some algae muck that was growing along the lower edges of the cement tank. The … Continue reading

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Lotus Heart

A recent evening sitting by a tank filled with lotus flowers. The rays of the sun lost behind the evening trees. All is quiet, except for the cries of peacocks and a few voices softened by the wind. Right now … Continue reading

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