The Seeker

In between times …is NOW.

Today

6 Comments

solitude

Today

Today I’m flying low and I’m
not saying a word
I’m letting all the voodoos of ambition sleep.

The world goes on as it must,
the bees in the garden rumbling a little,
the fish leaping, the gnats getting eaten.
And so forth.

But I’m taking the day off.
Quiet as a feather.
I hardly move though really I’m traveling
a terrific distance.

Stillness. One of the doors
into the temple.

-Mary Oliver

 

Author: seeker

I am a pilgrim on this earth.

6 thoughts on “Today

  1. A good choice to read in the wilderness. Freedom at best.

  2. That’s really nice. :-)

  3. Love this Perpetua. Thank you.

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