Mar 30, 2021

the light from the distant stars

A few trees on a slight rise in this flat valley. From here they look like oaks. Nothing else around. Perhaps the earth needed them to be right there. 

-jobe


I am not anyone in particular. Just a piece of the universe, the same as anything else. The same as everything else. I am the black of the night sky. Yes. And I am also the light from the distant stars. Same as you.

-jobe



Happy birthday to Vincent van Gogh
born March 30, 1853
'Self Portrait with Felt Hat'


I see great things in baseball. It's our game, the American game. It will repair our losses and be a blessing to us.

-Walt Whitman


Be content with what you have. Rejoice in the way things are.

—Zen proverb


Do what you do as well as you possibly can. That's buddhist morality.

-Brad Warner


LINKS-

Ren Powell

Bait the Lines

Hardcore Zen

haiku eye

The Urban Mermaid

HOOT, a monthly literary magazine on a postcard

The Slowdown

clay and branches

THOTPURGE

Summer's End

Medusa's Kitchen

The Middlewesterner

The Morning Porch/Patio

VIA NEGATIVA, purveyors of fine poetry since 2003

thanks/jobe


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