Apr 1, 2021

Valley of tall trees.


This life of mine is an oak, its roots are sixty years deep. Branches that reach out farther every year.

-jobe


The summer. Long, hot, and dry. 

The winter. Cool and wet. 

Valley of tall trees. 

Valley of rich soil. 

The owls in the pines 

Know that this place 

Is a corner of heaven. 

-jobe


Pablo Picasso, Girl Before a Mirror


Zen invites us to empty our minds in order to gain insight into the emptiness of self, and through this emptiness into the nature of the world.

—John Kain



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