not a pretty picture. not a good. not a bad. picture. but an argument.

Tuesday, May 29, 2012

a secret mouth


there is this brief opening in time
a secret mouth that breathes and reveals itself
it is but a moment, a beat, so infinitesimally small and discreet
we must pay attention or surely we will believe that we are alone

6 comments:

  1. That's a truly beautiful way of saying a timeless truth, Erin, and the image goes so strikingly along with it.

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  2. as the kids say...cool pic

    I gotta get-out looking for this...

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  3. You do have a way of capturing the elusive.

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  4. wonderful

    i was just watching this and marveling and thinking about you and how you understand and, beyond understanding, live this in your life, your flesh and soul:

    http://www.wakingtimes.com/2012/05/02/how-trees-communicate-video/

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  5. We could be inhaled and become one with that great body if we weren't already one.

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  6. as if the light trembles along the skeleton of the tree and searches for us ...

    it finds you :-)

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"Words at the limit of hearing, attributable to no one, received in the conch of the ear like dew by a leaf." (philippe jaccottet) or even a quiet presence is appreciated))