Creative Expression

Poems

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WIN15_Poems_Who?

 

WIN15_Poems cover page

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Buddha’s Birthday, a Poem

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WIN15_Buddha Birthday poem

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Raquette River Field Journal

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The insentient speak in a language that we are unable to understand but some- how are able to feel. It’s way of teaching us is not rational but rather visceral. Listen to the voice of rock and water. What does it say? Is it one voice or is it many? A chorus of voices, perhaps. Can you hear its song? It sings its ancient story—a timeless story of life unfixed, impermanent, in a constant state of becoming.

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Plum Blossoms

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by Eihei Dogen, translated by Kazuaki Tanahashi

Rujing, my late master, Old Buddha Tiantong, was the thirtieth abbot of the Tiantong Jingde Monastery, renowned Mount Taibai, Qingyuan Prefecture, Great Song. He ascended the teaching seat and said to the assembly:

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Oceans

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by Juan Ramón Jiménez, translated by Robert Bly

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